FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

 

 

NOTICE TO ANGLERS


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8/3/2016

Salmon Rivers closing in Zone 10 and Zone 11



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 Thursday August 4, 2016.

Zone 10: 91. Come by Chance River, 92. Watson’s Brook, 93. North Harbour River, Placentia Bay, 96. Nonsuch Brook 97. Cape Rodger River 98. Bay de l’Eau River 99. Red Harbour River, Northeast & Northwest branches & tributary streams 100. West Brook, North West Arm, Mortier Bay, & tributary streams 101. Tide’s Brook, Mortier Bay, including Main Brook, Shearstick Brook & tributary streams 102. Salmonier River, Burin 103. Little St. Lawrence River & tributary streams 104. Lawn River & tributary streams 105. Taylor’s Bay River, Burin Peninsula & tributary streams 106. Salmonier Lamaline River & tributary streams 107. Piercey’s Brook & tributary streams

 

Zone 11: 108. Grand Bank Brook & tributary streams 109. Garnish River, including Lower Garnish & Upper or Black River & tributary streams 111. Bay du Nord River 112. Simmons Brook & tributary streams, Cinq Island Bay, Fortune Bay 113. Southwest Brook & tributary streams, Cinq Island Bay, Fortune Bay

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.



Contact:

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