FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS



nf.16.343B

12/23/2016

 

Capelin, Herring, and Mackerel Fisheries Closing



DFO advises harvesters that all capelin, herring, and mackerel fisheries in the Newfoundland and Labrador Region will close as of December 31, 2016.

 

The following Variation Orders come into force on December 31, 2016:

  • Capelin Fixed Gear 2016-274
  • Capelin Mobile Gear 2016-275
  • Herring Fixed Gear 2016-276
  • Herring Mobile Gear 2016-277
  • Mackerel Fixed Gear 2016-278
  • Mackerel Mobile Gear 2016-279

 

“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) 772-2045
E-mail: erin.dunne@dfo-mpo.gc.ca