Fisheries and Oceans Canada

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Witch Flounder Fishery Closing in NAFO Sub-Division 3Ps

DFO advises that the Witch Flounder (Greysole) fishery for Danish Seine vessels less than 65 feet will close in NAFO Sub-Division 3Ps, at 2000 hours on Thursday March 31, 2022.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2021-298 has been revoked and Variation Order 2022-012 comes into effect on March 29, 2022.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:

For information, contact:

Jodi Riggs-Power
Resource Management
Tel:  709-279-7626