FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

 

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August 28, 2020

 

Fixed Gear Herring Fishery (Barr seine) Opening in White Bay (HFA 3)

DFO advises harvesters that the fixed gear Herring fishery for barr/tuck seine will open in Herring Fishing Area 3 (White Bay) in NAFO Division 3K at 0600 hours on Saturday August 29, 2020.

Conditions will be available on the National Online Licencing System (NOLS) for those harvesters who submitted an Expression Of Interest (EOI) for the fixed gear barr/tuck seine fishery in White Bay.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2020-178 has been revoked and Variation Order 2020-229 comes into effect on August 29, 2020.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: dave.parsons@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

 

Contact:

David Small
Area Chief, Resource Management
(709) 292-5167
E-Mail: david.small@dfo-mpo.gc.ca