FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO ANGLERS

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8/2/2016

Salmon Rivers closing in Zone 9



DFO advises anglers that due to extremely low water levels and extremely high water temperatures, the following rivers will close effective one hour after sunset on Wednesday August 3, 2016.

Zone 9:

79. Northwest Brook, Trepassey

80. Peter's River

Rivers will reopen as conditions improve.

For more information please visit the River Status report at www.nfl.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/NL/River-Status/In-Season or call the Angling Line at 709-772-4423. -30-

Contact:

Jason Simms
Resource Management
Tel. (709) 772-2045
E-mail: jason.simms@dfo-mpo.gc.ca