FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS


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Sep. 28, 2016

 

Winter Flounder (Blackback) Fishery Closing in 4R


DFO advises that the Winter Flounder (blackback) gillnet fishery, for fixed gear vessels less than 65 feet based in NAFO Divisions 4R, will close at 2000 hrs on Friday, September 30, 2015.

 

This closure is in accordance with provisions of the Conservation Harvesting Plan (CHP) that outlines the defined season for this fishery.

 

“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: paul.shea@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

 

Contact:

Laurie Hawkins

Resource Management

Tel: 709-637-4310

Email: laurie.hawkins@dfo-mpo.gc.ca