FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

 nf.20.046

March 26, 2020

3Ps Fixed Gear Herring Reopening

DFO wishes to advise that the following herring fisheries will reopen 0600 hours March 28, 2020:

Placentia Bay, Herring Fishing Area 10 for fixed gear – gillnets and trap nets;

Placentia Bay, Herring Fishing Area 10 for fixed gear – Barr Seine;

Fortune Bay, Herring Fishing Area 11 for fixed gear – gillnets and trap nets.

Please Note: Fisheries may close on short notice due to limited available quota.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2020-019 has been revoked and Variation Order 2020-021 comes into effect on March 27, 2020.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:

Laurie Hawkins
Resource Management
Tel: 709-637-4310
Email: laurie.hawkins@dfo-mpo.gc.ca