FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS


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6/23/2016

Reminder 3Ps Lobster Fishing Season Closure Dates

DFO advises fish harvesters in NAFO Sub-division 3Ps that the lobster fishery in the followings areas will close as indicated below:

Lobster Fishing Area 11, east of Western Head, Hare Bay closed Monday, June 18, 2016. Lobster Fishing Area 10 (Placentia Bay) will close at 2000 hrs on Saturday, July 9, 2016. Lobster Fishing Area 11, west of Western Head, Hare Bay will close at 2000 hrs on Saturday, July 2, 2016.

Fish harvesters are reminded that all fishing gear must be removed from the water by closing time. Harvesters are also advised to submit their completed Lobster logbooks as required.


Contact:

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