Fisheries and Oceans Canada

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Mobile Gear Herring Fishery Closing For parts of NAFO Division 3L (Herring Fishing Areas 7-8) Conception Bay / Southern Shore

DFO advises that the mobile gear herring (purse seine) fishery for 3L (Herring Fishing Areas 7-8) Conception Bay / Southern Shore will close at 2200 hours on Tuesday, April 11, 2023.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2023-025 has been revoked and Variation Order 2023-026 comes into effect at 1700 hours on April 11, 2023.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