FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

Nf.16.233

7/27/2016

2016-137

HALIBUT FISHERY OPENING IN 4R FOR QUEBEC REGION FLEET



DFO advises that the Halibut fishery in portions of NAFO Division 4R for vessel class A127 (Halibut fishers, from the less than 13.71 m fixed gear fleet based in Gaspésie from the “Autres” group) will open July 28, 2016 at 06:00 a.m. NL daylight time and will close on August 1st 2016 at 20:00 NL daylight time. Specific coordinates may be obtained from local DFO offices.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Regions gives notice that Variation Order 2016-128 has been revoked and Variation Order 2016-137 comes into effect on July 27, 2016.

“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:

John Lubar
Area Director
Southern, Western and Straits
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
1 Regent Square, Corner Brook NL
A2H 7K6
Tel(709)637-4333 Fax(709)637-4445
john.lubar@dfo-mpo.gc.ca