FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

 

nf.16.306

2016-235

Oct. 14, 2016

 

Fixed Gear Mackerel Fishery Closing



DFO advises harvesters that the Fixed Gear mackerel fishery in all mackerel fishing areas of Newfoundland and Labrador Region will close as of October 14, 2016 at 2200 hours.



The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2016-219 has been revoked and Variation Order 2016-235 comes into effect on October 14, 2016 at 2200 hours.

 

“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: yvonne.quirk@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

 

Contact:

Erin Dunne
Resource Manager - Pelagic and Freshwater fisheries
Tel.(709) 772-5482
E-mail: erin.dunne@dfo-mpo.gc.ca