FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO ANGLERS

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2018-271

August 8, 2018

 

Salmon Rivers closing in Zone 10

DFO advises anglers that due to extremely high water temperatures, the following rivers will close effective one hour after sunset on Wednesday August 8, 2018. Rivers will reopen as conditions improve.

Zone 10.

92. Watson's Brook, Placentia Bay

93. North Harbour River, Placentia Bay

94. Black River, Placentia Bay below falls

95. Piper's Hole River

For more information please visit the In Season River Status Report at www.nfl.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/NL/River-Status/In-Season or call the Angling Line at 709-772-4423.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Regions gives notice that Variation Orders 2018-266, 2018-267, 2018-268, 2018-269 and 2018-270 have been revoked and Variation Orders 2018-271, 2018-272, 2018-273, 2018-274 and 2018-275 come into effect at 1200 hours on August 8, 2018.

 

Contact:

Jason Simms

Resource Management

Tel. (709) 772-2045

E-mail: jason.simms@dfo-mpo.gc.ca