FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS



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18/05/2016

3B Soft-Shell Crab Closure



DFO advises that in accordance with the soft-shell crab protocol, quadrant AF24-B in Crab Fishing Area 3B (White Bay, 3K inshore), will close to fishing snow crab at midnight on Friday, May 20, 2016 due to a high incidence of soft-shell crab. All Crab Pots must be removed from this area.


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:

Annette Rumbolt
Resource Manager - Shellfish
Tel:(709) 772-4911
E-mail: annette.rumbolt@dfo-mpo.gc.ca