Fisheries and Oceans Canada

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AMENDMENT - Snow Crab Opening in CFA 3C DELAYED

DFO advises that at the request of industry, Crab Fishing Area 3C will NOT open on April 24, 2022 as previously announced. Harvesters should continue to monitor Notice to Fishers for further information regarding the opening date.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2022-029 has been revoked and Variation Order 2022-034 comes into effect on April 21, 2022.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:

David Small
Area Chief, Resource Management
(709) 292-5167

Terri Healey
A/Resource Manager
(709) 772-5845