FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

 

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

 

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Jul. 26, 2018

 

4R Atlantic Halibut - FOURTH SEASONAL OPENING DATE

 

DFO advises that the Atlantic Halibut hook and line (long line) fishery in NAFO Division 4RST, for fixed gear vessels less than 65 feet based in Western NL and Southern Labrador that elected to fish in period 4, will open at 0600 hours on Monday, July 30, 2018. This fishery is open for vessel class A430 and will close at 2000 hours on Aug 5, 2018.

 

*New conditions for this fishery must be obtained through the National Online Licencing System prior to engaging in fishing activities.

 

**Buddy-up arrangements must be approved through DFO prior to fishing.

 

 

Contact:

Jodi Riggs-Power

Resource Management

Tel:  (709)279-7626

Email: jodi.riggs-power@dfo-mpo.gc.ca