Fisheries and Oceans Canada

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3Ps Lumpfish Opening for a Portion of 3Ps

DFO advises that NAFO Division 3Ps Lumpfish Area from Lawn Head to Dantzic Point will open 0600 hours Thursday May 19, 2022 and will close 2000 hours July 6, 2022.

Harvesters are reminded that licence conditions are available through the National Online Licencing System (NOLS).

DFO will monitor fishing activity and may close the fishery if the incidental catch of Atlantic halibut exceeds the established protocol.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2022-057 has been revoked and Variation Order 2022-059 comes into effect on May 19, 2022.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