Fisheries and Oceans Canada

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Variation Order Number
Issue Date

3Ps Scallop Closure - English Harbour East to Pass Island Tickle

DFO advises commercial Scallop fish harvesters in Scallop Fishing Area 11 of a new closed area extending from English Harbour East to Pass Island Tickle in water depths less than 30 fathoms. This area will be closed as of 2000 hours Tuesday November 15, 2022.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2022-189 has been revoked and Variation Order 2022-233 comes into effect at 1700 hours on November 15, 2022.

"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:

Jodi Riggs-Power
Resource Management
Tel:  709-279-7626