Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Notice Number
Issue Date

Salmon Rivers Re-opening in Zone 6-9

DFO advises anglers that the following rivers will re-open to normal angling hours as of one hour before sunrise on July 21, 2022.

Zone 6

#71 Bellevue River Trinity Bay

Zone 7

#72 Salmon Cove River Conception Bay

#73 North River, Conception Bay

#75 North Arm River, Holyrood,

Zone 8

#76 Renews River

Zone 9

#77 Biscay Bay River

#79 *Northwest Brook Trepassey

#80 Peter's River

#81*Salmonier River

#82 Colinet River including north and east branches

#83 Rocky River and tributary streams

#84 North Harbour River, St. Mary's Bay

#85 Little Salmonier River, St. Mary's Bay

#86 Big Barachois River, St. Mary's Bay

*indicates river has closed sections (reference Angler's Guide 2022-23)

For more information please visit the In Season River Status website at In-Season River Status or call the Angling Line at 709-772-2045

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Orders 2022-113, 2022-114, 2022-115, 2022-116 and 2022-117 have been revoked and Variation Orders 2022-118, 2022-119, 2022-120, 2022-121 and 2022-122 come into effect at 1800 hours on July 20, 2022.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:

Jackie Kean
Resource Manager
Tel. (709) 689-8246