Fisheries and Oceans Canada

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Greenland Halibut (Turbot) Fishery Closing in NAFO Divisions 3LMNO for less than 65 ft Fixed Gear Fleet

DFO advises that the fixed gear Greenland Halibut (Turbot) Fishery in NAFO Divisions 3LMNO will close for all vessels less than 65 ft at 1800 hours, on December 16, 2022.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2022-236 has been revoked and Variation Order 2022-238 comes into effect on 1800 hours December 16, 2022.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:

Terri Healey
A/Senior Area Fisheries Manager
(709) 772-5845