FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

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June 17, 2021

ATLANTIC HALIBUT FISHERY OPENING IN DIVISION 4R – QUEBEC BASED VESSELS

DFO advises that the Atlantic Halibut fishery in NAFO Division 4R for Quebec-based vessel classes A1800 to A1999 Option 1 will open at 0500 hours EDT on June 20, 2021 and close 2359 hours EDT on July 21, 2021. Vessel classes A1800 to A1999 Option 2 will open 0500 hours EDT on August 11, 2021 and close 2359 hours EDT on September 11, 2021.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2021-077 has been revoked and Variation Order 2021-093 comes into effect on June 18, 2021.

"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: beverly.piccott@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

 

Contact:

Laurie Hawkins
Resource Management
Tel: 709-637-4310
Email: laurie.hawkins@dfo-mpo.gc.ca