FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA
NOTICE TO FISHERS
July 16, 2019
CAPELIN FIXED GEAR FISHERY CLOSING IN A PORTION OF WESTERN NL
DFO advises that the Capelin fixed gear fishery (trap, bar seine - including tuck seine), for vessels less than 19.8 metres in overall length, will close at 1200 hours on July 16, 2019 in the following area:
Capelin Fishing Area 14 From the Quebec - Labrador Border north to Cape Charles and west of a line drawn between the following points 51º38' N, 55º26'W and 52º15'N, 55º26'W
Harvesters are reminded that all fishing gear must be removed from the water by the closing time.
A reopening may occur pending assessment of landings.
The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2019-155 has been revoked and Variation Order 2019-156 comes into effect at 1000 hours on July 16, 2019.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
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