FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA
NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS
July 29, 2020
Cod Fishery Closing in NAFO Divisions 4RS and Sub-Division 3Pn
DFO advises that the directed competitive Cod fishery in NAFO Divisions 4RS and sub-Division 3Pn, for fixed gear vessels less than 65 feet, will close at 2000 hours on July 30, 2020. The reason for the closure is that the allocation for the summer portion of the fishery is about to be reached.
This closure applies to the following vessel classes:
- enterprises based in Western NL and Southern Labrador - 4R3Pn (A274, A275, A277, A278, A430)
- enterprises based in 3Ps with overlap rights to 3Pn (A263, A266, A269, A272)
Fish harvesters are reminded that fishing gear must be removed from the water by closing time.
The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Regions gives notice that Variation Order 2020-146 has been revoked and Variation Order 2020-150 comes into effect on July 30, 2020.
“Notices to Fish Harvesters” for all commercial fisheries are now available online under the Fishery Notices link on the DFO NL Region webpage at http://www.nfl.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/e0004341
If you would like to have all “Notices to Fish Harvesters” for commercial fisheries sent directly to you by email please contact: email@example.com
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