Fishery Openings and Closures

Fishery related activities may be subject to closure by Fisheries and Oceans Canada for conservation, safety, contamination, seasonal or other reasons.

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Keywords: Containing "shellfish"
Order Type: Prohibition
Year Issued: All

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Order NumberIssuance DateOrder TypeSpeciesDescriptionRevocationPublication Date
MSN-2022-0432022-11-28ProhibitionBar Clams, Soft Shell Clams, Bay Quahaugs, Razor Clams, Atlantic Surf-Clam, Clams, Mussels, Oysters, Whelk, Bivalve Molluscs, Northern Moonshell, Bay Scallops, Ocean Quahaug, Stimpson's Surf ClamORDER PROHIBITING FISHING FOR CONTAMINATED FISHN/A2022-11-28 16:05:00 AT
Mar-SSN-2013-0192013-12-12ProhibitionBar Clams, Bay Quahaugs, Mussels, Oysters, Bivalve Molluscs, Bay ScallopsClosure of shellfish growing areas in a portion of Magaguadavic River (Charlotte County, NB) because of sanitary contamination. N/A2013-12-12 11:40:42 AT