Fisheries and Oceans Canada

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Mobile Gear Herring Fishery Closing For part of NAFO Division 3L (Herring Fishing Area 6, Trinity Bay)

DFO advises that the mobile gear herring (purse seine) fishery for 3L (Herring Fishing Area 6, Trinity Bay) will close at 1400 hours on Wednesday, April 5, 2023. 

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2023-021 has been revoked and Variation Order 2023-023 comes into effect on April 5, 2023.

"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/ Area Fisheries Manager
(709) 772-5845

Kelly Firmage-O'Brien
A/ Senior Area Fisheries Manager
(709) 685-0344