FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA
NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS
March 5, 2020
FIXED GEAR HERRING FISHERY OPENING - Gillnets/Trap Nets - FORTUNE BAY
DFO advises that the herring fishery for vessels using fixed gear - gillnets/trap nets - in Fortune Bay, Herring Fishing Area 11, east of Pass Island, will open at 0600 hours on Monday, March 9, 2020.
Licence conditions are available through the National Online Licencing System.
Fish harvesters are advised that dockside monitoring is a requirement in this fishery.
The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2019-293 has been revoked and Variation Order 2020-013 comes into effect on March 6, 2020.
"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 : Beverly.Piccott@dfo-mpo.gc.ca
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