Aug. 17, 2018


Salmon Rivers re-opening in Zone 3, 13 and 14A


DFO advises anglers that due to improved environmental conditions the following rivers will re-open to catch-and-release angling only at 1 hour before sunrise on Saturday, August 18, 2018.


Zone 3

17. Western Brook, Hare Bay

18.  Ariege or Salmon River, including Southwest Brook and Rose's Brook, Hare Bay

21. Western Brook or Beaver Brook, Canada Bay


Zone 13

150.  Humber River and tributary streams (including Adies Lake)


Zone 14A

160. River of Ponds, including Kate's Feeder, Big Feeder Brook, Spring Tilt Brook (below Spring Tilt Pond) & Big Gulch Brook

161. Little Brook Ponds and tributary streams

163. East River, Hawke's Bay

164. Castor River, including Southwest Feeder

165. St. Genevieve River, Ten Mile Lake, Round Lake and all their tributaries flowing into Ten Mile Lake and Round Lake

168. Big Brook, St. Barbe

169. Watson's Brook, St. Barbe

170. Pinsent's Brook, Pistolet Bay

172. Bartlett's Brook & tributary streams, Pistolet Bay

173. Upper Brook, Milan Arm, Pistolet Bay


The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Regions gives notice that Variation Orders 2018-288, 2018-289, 2018-290, 2018-291 and 2018-292 have been revoked and Variation Orders 2018-301, 2018-302, 2018-303, 2018-304 and 2018-305 come into effect on August 18, 2018.

For more information please visit the In Season River Status Report at or call the Angling Line at 709-772-4423.



Jackie Kean

Tel. (709) 772-2045