Fisheries and Oceans Canada

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Reminder - SNOW CRAB SEASON CLOSURE FOR 8BxS (South) in NAFO Division 3NO

DFO advises fish harvesters that the Snow crab fishery will close in Crab Fishing Area 8BxS (south) at 2000 hours on Friday, July 15, 2022.

All gear must be removed from the water by closing time.

"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:

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

David Small
Area Chief, Resource Management
Area Office - Eastern & Central
(709) 292-5167