FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

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March 6, 2020

 

CORRECTION - FIXED GEAR HERRING FISHERY OPENING - Gillnets/Trap Nets - FORTUNE BAY

FO 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 Thursday, March 12, 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General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2020-013 has been revoked and Variation Order 2020-014 comes into effect on March 7, 2020.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

 

Contact:

Jodi Riggs-Power
Resource Management
Tel: 709-279-7626
jodi.riggs-power@dfo-mpo.gc.ca