Fisheries and Oceans Canada

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Mobile Gear Herring Fishery Closing in Trinity Bay (Herring Fishing Area 6)

DFO advises that the mobile gear herring (purse seine) fishery for Trinity Bay (Herring Fishing Area 6) will close at 1100 hours on Monday, November 27, 2023.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2023-283 has been revoked and Variation Order 2023-285 comes into effect at 1100 hours on November 27, 2023.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:

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

Kelly Firmage-O’Brien
Area Fisheries Manager
Tel: (709) 772-5845