FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO ANGLERS

 

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2018-348

September 5, 2018

Salmon Rivers Re-opening in Zones 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, and 10

DFO advises anglers that due to improved environmental conditions the following rivers will re-open to catch-and-release angling only one hour before sunrise on Thursday, September 6, 2018:

Zone 4

46.  Exploits River & tributary streams

 

Zone 6

71.  Bellevue River, Trinity Bay

 

Zone 7

72.  Salmon Cove River, Conception Bay

73.  North River, Conception Bay

74.  South River, Conception Bay

75.  North Arm River, Holyrood, Conception Bay

 

Zone 8

76.  Renews River, Southern Shore

 

Zone 9

77.  Biscay Bay River

79.  Northwest Brook, Trepassey

80.  Peter's River

81.  Salmonier River, including Back River below falls

82.  Colinet River, including north and east branches

83.  Rocky River & tributary streams

84.  North Harbour River, St. Mary's Bay

85.  Little Salmonier River, St. Mary's Bay

86.  Big Barachois Brook, St. Mary's Bay

87.  Branch River, St. Mary's Bay

 

Zone 10

88.  Great Barasway

89.  South East River (Placentia) & tributary streams

90.  Northeast River, Placentia

91.  Come By Chance River

92.  Watson's Brook, Placentia Bay

93.  North Harbour River, Placentia Bay

94.  Black River, Placentia Bay below falls

95.  Piper's Hole River

 

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Regions gives notice that Variation Orders 2018-343, 2018-344, 2018-345, 2018-346 and 2018-347 have been revoked and Variation Orders 2018-348, 2018-349, 2018-350, 2018-351 and 2018-352 come into effect on September 6, 2018.

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.

Contact:

Annette Rumbolt

Resource Manager

Tel:(709) 772-4911

E-mail: annette.rumbolt@dfo-mpo.gc.ca