FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

nf.19.147

2019/6/7

Herring Closures in NAFO Division 3L (HFA 5-8)

Herring Closures - Bonavista Bay, Trinity Bay, Conception Bay and the Southern Shore (HFA 5-8)

DFO advises that the herring fishery for all fixed and mobile gear vessels in Herring Fishing Areas 5-8 will close at 20:00 on June 10, 2019.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Orders 2019-060 and 2019-029 have been revoked and Variation Orders 2019-087 and 2019-088 come into effect on June 8, 2019.

"Notices to Fish Harvesters" for all commercial fisheries are now available online under the Fishery Notices link on the DFO NL Region webpage at http://www.nfl.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/e0004341

If you would like to have all "Notices to Fish Harvesters" for commercial fisheries sent directly to you by email please contact: janet.warren@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

Contact:
Kelly Firmage-O'Brien
Resource Manager
Tel. (709) 772-5845
E-mail: kelly.firmage-o'brien@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

David Small
Area Chief, Resource Management
(709)292-5167
E-Mail: david.small@dfo-mpo.gc.ca