FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

 

nf.20.243

August 12, 2020

 

Herring Mobile Gear Opening in St. Mary's Bay and Placentia Bay for <55' fleet

DFO advises that the Herring fishery in St. Mary’s Bay, Herring Fishing Area 9 and Placentia Bay, Herring Fishing Area 10 for mobile gear vessels less than 55 feet in length (16.76 m) will open at 0600 hours on Saturday, August 15, 2020.

Fishers are reminded that At-Sea Observer coverage and Dockside Monitoring services must be arranged prior to fishing.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2020-090 has been revoked and Variation Order 2020-178 comes into effect on August 13, 2020.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: dave.parsons@dfo-mpo.gc.ca.

 

Contact:

Erin Dunne
Resource Manager - Pelagic Fisheries
Tel.(709) 772-3600
E-mail: erin.dunne@dfo-mpo.gc.ca