Fisheries and Oceans Canada

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Mobile Gear Capelin Fishery Opening in Conception Bay

DFO advises that the Capelin fishery for vessels using mobile gear will open on July 9, 2023 at 0600 hours in Conception Bay (Capelin Fishing Area 7).

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Regions gives notice that Variation Order 2023-108 has been revoked and Variation Order 2023-127 comes into effect on July 7, 2023.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

David Small
Senior Area Fisheries Manager
(709) 292-5167