Fisheries and Oceans Canada
FIXED GEAR HERRING FISHERY OPENING - FORTUNE BAY
DFO advises that the herring fishery for vessels using Barr Seine (tuck) in Fortune Bay, Herring Fishing Area 11, east of Pass Island, will open at 0600 hours on Sunday, March 20, 2022.
Fish harvesters are advised that dockside monitoring is a requirement in this fishery.
Please Note: Fishery may close on short notice if available quota is taken; if not this fishery will close on schedule at the end of the current Management Cycle March 31 2022.
The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2022-008 has been revoked and Variation Order 2022-010 comes into effect on March 17, 2022.
"Notices to Fish Harvesters" for all commercial fisheries are now available online under the Fishery Notices link on the DFO NL Region webpage at Newfoundland and Labrador Region
If you would like to have all "Notices to Fish Harvesters" for commercial fisheries sent directly to you by email please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org