Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Notice Number
Issue Date

Fixed Gear Herring Fishery (BARR / TUCK Seine) Closing for part of NAFO Division 3L (Herring Fishing Area 6) Trinity Bay

DFO advises that the fixed gear herring (Barr/Tuck seine) fishery for 3L (Herring Fishing Area 6) Trinity Bay will close at 1600 hours on Wednesday, April 12, 2023.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2023-019 has been revoked and Variation Order 2023-029 comes into effect at 1600 hours on April 12, 2023.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