FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS


nf.16.043
4/19/2016

ATLANTIC HALIBUT FISHERY CLOSING IN 3PN

DFO advises that the Atlantic halibut fishery in NAFO sub-Division 3Pn, for vessels less than 65 feet using hook and line gear, will close at 1800hrs on Wednesday, April 20, 2016 due to incidental catch of Cod exceeding the established protocols.

“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: amy.kavanagh-penney@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

Contact:

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

1 Regent Square, Corner Brook NL
A2H 7K6