Fisheries and Oceans Canada
3Ps SCALLOP FISHERY OPENING
DFO advises 3Ps scallop harvesters that the Scallop Fishing Area 10 (Placentia Bay) and Scallop Fishing Area 11 (Fortune Bay) will open to the <40' and 35-44' fleets at 0600 hours on May 7, 2022.
Fish harvesters are reminded that fishing is not permitted in the Middle Bed, Southern Bed, Core Area and the North Bed. These areas are defined in your licence conditions.
The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2022-041 has been revoked and Variation Order 2022-046 comes into effect on May 7, 2022.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: Karen.Keats-Brett@dfo-mpo.gc.ca