In-Season River Status

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  • Class 6
  • Class 4
  • Class 2
  • Class 0
  • Unclassified
  • Closed (special management measures may apply)

* Indicates river has closed sections. Please Closed for the Season section

1 All rivers noted as "Open" will open one hour before sunrise on the effective date. All rivers noted as "Closed" or "Partial Closure" will close effective one hour after sunset on the effective date. If a river is partially closed during the season, please contact the DFO Angling Line at 709-772-4423 or your local DFO detachment for a detailed description of the closure. Please refer to the "Watershed Management Plans" and "Closed for the Season" sections of the Anglers Guide for more details on partial sections of rivers closed for the entire season.

Zone 1 River Status
RiverClassStatus 1Date in Effect
1. Flowers River & tributary streamsUCOpenJune 15, 2016
2. Hunt RiverUCOpenJune 15, 2016
3. Adlatok RiverUCOpenJune 15, 2016
4. Ujutok River & tributary streamsUCOpenJune 15, 2016
5. Little Bay River & tributary streamsUCOpenJune 15, 2016
6. Big RiverUCOpenJune 15, 2016
7. Michael’s RiverUCOpenJune 15, 2016
8. Tom Luscombe River & tributary streamsUCOpenJune 15, 2016
9. Double Mer & tributary streamsUCOpenJune 15, 2016
Zone 2 River Status
RiverClassStatus 1Date in Effect
10. Eagle RiverUCOpenJune 15, 2016
11. Sand Hill River & tributary streamsUCOpenJune 15, 2016
12. Reid’s Pond River & Reid’s PondUCOpenJune 15, 2016
13. Hawke RiverUCOpenJune 15, 2016
14. Gilbert River2OpenJune 15, 2016
15. Shinney’s River2OpenJune 15, 2016
16. St. Mary’s River2OpenJune 15, 2016
178. St. Charles River & tributaries2OpenJune 15, 2016
179. St. Lewis River & tributaries2OpenJune 15, 2016
180. Port Marnham Brook & tributaries2OpenJune 15, 2016
181. Alexis River & tributaries2OpenJune 15, 2016
182. Black Bear River & tributariesUCOpenJune 15, 2016
183. Paradise River & tributaries2OpenJune 15, 2016
184. White Bear River & tributariesUCOpenJune 15, 2016
185. Dykes River & tributaries2OpenJune 15, 2016
186. North River & tributariesUCOpenJune 15, 2016
Zone 3 River Status
RiverClassStatus 1Date in Effect
17. Western Brook, Hare Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
18. Ariege or Salmon River, including Southwest Brook and Rose’s Brook, Hare Bay4OpenJune 1, 2016
19. Easter Brook, Canada Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
20. Northeast Book & tributary streams, Canada Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
21. Western Brook or Beaver Brook, Canada Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
22. Northwest Brook, Canada Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
23. Cloud River, Canada Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
24. Soufletts River, Harbour Deep2OpenJune 1, 2016
25. Little Harbour Deep2OpenJune 1, 2016
26. Coney Arm River2OpenJune 1, 2016
27. * Sop’s Arm River, including Main, Doucer’s, Natlin’s, Corner Brook, and all tributary streams4OpenJune 1, 2016
28. Hampden River2OpenJune 1, 2016
29. Wild Cove Brook, White Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
30. Western Arm Brook, White Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
31. Middle Arm Brook, White Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
32. Southern Arm Brook, White Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
33. Baie Verte River & tributaries2OpenJune 1, 2016
34. Woodstock River2OpenJune 1, 2016
Zone 4 River Status
RiverClassStatus 1Date in Effect
35. * Burlington River2OpenJune 1, 2016
36. Indian River, Hall’s Bay, including Burnt Berry Brook below falls, Davis Brook and Black Brook4OpenJune 1, 2016
37. West River, Hall’s Bay, including Rowsell’s Brook & Barney’s Brook2OpenJune 1, 2016
38. South Brook, Hall’s Bay & tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
39. Tommy’s Arm River & tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
40. Northwest Arm Brook2OpenJune 1, 2016
41. Western Arm River2OpenJune 1, 2016
42. Leamington River2OpenJune 1, 2016
43. Charles Brook, Bay of Exploits2OpenJune 1, 2016
44. Northern Arm River, Bay of Exploits2OpenJune 1, 2016
45. Peter’s River, Bay of Exploits2OpenJune 1, 2016
46. Exploits River & tributary streams OpenJune 1, 2016
All Exploits watershed above Red Indian Lake dam
0OpenJune 1, 2016
Main stem of mid-Exploits from Grand Falls fishway to Red Indian Lake dam
2OpenJune 1, 2016
Main stem, from Stoney Brook to Exploits Bay
6OpenJune 1, 2016
Tributaries below Grand Falls fishway
4OpenJune 1, 2016
Tributaries of mid-Exploits from Grand Falls fishway to Red Indian Lake dam
2OpenJune 1, 2016
47. Rattling Brook downstream from the power house-ClosedJune 1, 2016
48. * Campbellton River & tributaries, including Neyles Brook & Indian Arm River & tributary streams4OpenJune 1, 2016
49. Dog Bay Rivers, including Southwest Brook & all tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
50. * Gander River & tributary streams OpenJune 1, 2016
All other tributaries of the Main Stem and Southwest Gander
2OpenJune 1, 2016
Main Stem below Gander Lake
6OpenJune 1, 2016
Northwest Gander tributary
4OpenJune 1, 2016
Waters above Big Dead Wolf Falls,.including Waters and Caribou Brook (tributary Southwest Gander)
0OpenJune 1, 2016
Waters above Great Gull Falls on Great Gull River (tributary Northwest Gander)
0OpenJune 1, 2016
51. * Ragged Harbour River & tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
52. Anchor Brook4OpenJune 1, 2016
53. * Deadman’s Bay River & tributary streams4OpenJune 1, 2016
54. Windmill Brook2OpenJune 1, 2016
Zone 5 River Status
RiverClassStatus 1Date in Effect
55. Northwest Brook, Indian Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
56. Indian Bay River & tributary streams4OpenJune 1, 2016
57. Northwest Brook, Trinity, Bonavista Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
58. Traverse Brook & tributary streams4OpenJune 1, 2016
59. Middle Brook, including Square Pond Brook & Burnt Pond Brook4OpenJune 1, 2016
60. Gambo River & tributary streams, including Mint Brook, Narrows, Triton Brook, Riverhead Brook & Parsons Brook4OpenJune 1, 2016
61. Northwest Brook, Alexander Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
62. * Terra Nova River & tributaries, including Maccles Brook, 2OpenJune 1, 2016
63. * Northwest Brook, Port Blandford, & tributary streams-ClosedJune 1, 2016
64. Salmon Brook, Port Blandford, & tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
65. Southwest Brook, Port Blandford, & tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
Zone 6 River Status
RiverClassStatus 1Date in Effect
66. Salmon Cove River, Trinity Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
67. Trouty River, Trinity Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
68. Pope’s Harbour River, Trinity Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
69. * Shoal Harbour River, Trinity Bay & tributaries2OpenJune 1, 2016
70. Deer Harbour River & tributary streams, Trinity Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
72. Bellevue River, Trinity Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
Zone 7 River Status
RiverClassStatus 1Date in Effect
72. Salmon Cove River, Conception Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
73. North River, Conception Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
74. South River, Conception Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
75. North Arm River, Holyrood0OpenJune 1, 2016
Zone 8 River Status
RiverClassStatus 1Date in Effect
76. Renews River2OpenJune 1, 2016
Zone 9 River Status
RiverClassStatus 1Date in Effect
77. Biscay Bay River2OpenJune 1, 2016
78. * Northeast Brook, Trepassey-ClosedJune 1, 2016
79. * Northwest Brook, Trepassey2OpenJune 1, 2016
80. Peter’s River2OpenJune 1, 2016
81. Salmonier River, including Back River below falls2OpenJune 1, 2016
82. Colinet River, including north and east branches2OpenJune 1, 2016
83. Rocky River & tributary streams0OpenJune 1, 2016
84. North Harbour River, St. Mary’s Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
85. Little Salmonier River, St. Mary’s Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
86. Big Barachois Brook, St. Mary’s Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
87. Branch River, St. Mary’s Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
Zone 10 River Status
RiverClassStatus 1Date in Effect
88. Great Barasway2OpenJune 1, 2016
89. South East River (Placentia) &tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
90. Northeast River, Placentia2OpenJune 1, 2016
91. * Come By Chance River2OpenJune 1, 2016
92. Watson’s Brook, Placentia Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
93. North Harbour River, Placentia Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
94. Black River, Placentia Bay below falls2OpenJune 1, 2016
95. Piper’s Hole River2OpenJune 1, 2016
96. Nonsuch Brook0OpenJune 1, 2016
97. Cape Rodger River2OpenJune 1, 2016
98. Bay de l’Eau River2OpenJune 1, 2016
99. * Red Harbour River, Northeast &Northwest branches & tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
100. West Brook, North West Arm, Mortier Bay, & tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
101. Tide’s Brook, Mortier Bay, including Main Brook, Shearstick Brook &tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
102. Salmonier River, Burin2OpenJune 1, 2016
103. Little St. Lawrence River & tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
104. Lawn River & tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
105. Taylor’s Bay River, Burin Peninsula & tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
106. Salmonier Lamaline River & tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
107. Piercey’s Brook & tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
Zone 11 River Status
RiverClassStatus 1Date in Effect
108. Grand Bank Brook & tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
109. Garnish River, including Lower Garnish & Upper or Black River & tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
110. Long Harbour River & tributary streams, Fortune Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
111. Bay du Nord River2OpenJune 1, 2016
112. Simmons Brook & tributary streams, Cinq Island Bay, Fortune Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
113. Southwest Brook & tributary streams, Cinq Island Bay, Fortune Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
114. Old Bay Brook, Bay de l’Eau2OpenJune 1, 2016
115. Taylor’s Bay Brook, Bay de l’Eau2OpenJune 1, 2016
116. * Conne River & tributary streams, including Bernard’s Brook & Twillick Brooks, Bay d’Espoir2ClosedJune 1, 2016
117. Long Reach Brook, East Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
118. Allen’s Cove Brook, Facheau Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
119. Bottom Brook, Facheau Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
120. Hare Bay Rivers, Southwest Coast2OpenJune 1, 2016
121. Grey River, including Salmon Brook2OpenJune 1, 2016
122. White Bear River2OpenJune 1, 2016
123. Bay de Lupe River2OpenJune 1, 2016
124. King’s Harbour River2OpenJune 1, 2016
Zone 12 River Status
RiverClassStatus 1Date in Effect
125. Grandy’s River, including Top Pond Brook2OpenJune 1, 2016
126. Cinq Cerf River2OpenJune 1, 2016
127. East Bay Brook, La Poile2OpenJune 1, 2016
128. La Poile River2OpenJune 1, 2016
129. Farmer’s Arm River2OpenJune 1, 2016
130. Garia River, including North West Brook2OpenJune 1, 2016
131. * Burnt Island River (Grandy’s Brook)2OpenJune 1, 2016
132. Isle aux Morts River2OpenJune 1, 2016
133. Grand Bay River2OpenJune 1, 2016
134. North West Brook, Grand Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
Zone 13 River Status
RiverClassStatus 1Date in Effect
135. Bear Cove River, including Billy’s Pond Brook2OpenJune 1, 2016
136. Little Codroy River, including Cooper’s Brook, Southern Brook & Western Brook2OpenJune 1, 2016
137. * Great Codroy River, including Broom Brook, Ryan’s Brook & Mullchingnic Brook; the North Branch of Great Codroy, including Upper Brook, Lower Brook & Crooked Brook; the South Branch of Great Codroy, including Bullhouse Brook4OpenJune 1, 2016
138. * Highlands River & tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
139. * Crabbe’s River & tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
140. * Middle Barachois River & tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
141. * Robinson’s River & tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
142. Fischell’s Brook & tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
143. Flat Bay Brook & tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
144. * Little Barachois Brook & tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
145. * Southwest and Bottom Brooks & tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
146. * Harry’s River, including Spruce Brook, Little George’s, Meadows Brook, Pinch Gut River, Stag Hill Brook & Gull Pond Brook2OpenJune 1, 2016
147. Fox Island River & tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
148. Serpentine River & tributary streams2OpenJune 1, 2016
149. * Cook’s Brook-ClosedJune 1, 2016
150. Humber River & tributary streams, (including Adies Lake)6OpenJune 1, 2016
151. Hughes Brook0OpenJune 1, 2016
152. Goose Arm River2OpenJune 1, 2016
Zone 14A River Status
RiverClassStatus 1Date in Effect
153. Trout River-ClosedJune 1, 2016
154. * Lomond Main River, (East Arm, Bonne Bay) including East Branch4OpenJune 1, 2016
155. * Deer Arm River4OpenJune 1, 2016
156. Western Brook & tributary streams-ClosedJune 1, 2016
157. Parsons Pond River & tributary .streams4OpenJune 1, 2016
158. Portland Creek River, including Brian’s Feeder4OpenJune 1, 2016
159. Portland Creek Feeder & tributary streams4OpenJune 1, 2016
160. * River of Ponds, including Kate’s Feeder, Big Feeder Brook, Spring Tilt Brook (below Spring Tilt Pond) & Big Gulch Brook4OpenJune 1, 2016
161. Little Brook Ponds & tributary streams4OpenJune 1, 2016
162. Torrent River & tributary streams4OpenJune 1, 2016
163. * East River, Hawke’s Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
164. Castor River, including Southwest Feeder4OpenJune 1, 2016
165. * St. Genevieve River, Ten Mile Lake, Round Lake and all their tributaries flowing into Ten Mile Lake and Round Lake4OpenJune 1, 2016
166. * West River, St. Barbe-ClosedJune 1, 2016
167. East River, St. Barbe2OpenJune 1, 2016
168. Big Brook, St. Barbe2OpenJune 1, 2016
169. Watson’s Brook, St. Barbe2OpenJune 1, 2016
170. Pincent’s Brook, Pistolet Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
171. * Parker’s River (West Brook), Pistolet Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
172. Bartlett’s Brook & tributary streams, Pistolet Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
173. Upper Brook, Milan Arm, Pistolet Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
174. East River, Pistolet Bay2OpenJune 1, 2016
Zone 14B River Status
RiverClassStatus 1Date in Effect
175. Forteau River, including First Lake, Second Lake & Third Lake2OpenJune 15, 2016
176. L’anse au Loup Brook2OpenJune 15, 2016
177. Pinware River & tributaries, including Trout River & Country Cat River2OpenJune 15, 2016