FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

nf.21.182

2021-109

 

June 28, 2021

HERRING FIXED GEAR FISHERY CLOSING in 3Ps - FORTUNE BAY

DFO advises that the Herring fixed gear fishery will close 2200 hours Wednesday June 30, 2021 for that portion of Herring Fishing Area 11 east of Pass Island (Fortune Bay) for all fixed gear (Barr seines).

This closure is in line with the 2J3KLPs Herring Management plan 2021-2022 for Spring Herring Fishing season closures.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2021-085 has been revoked and Variation Order 2021-109 comes into effect on June 29, 2021.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:

Jodi Riggs-Power
Resource Management
Tel: 709-279-7626
jodi.riggs-power@dfo-mpo.gc.ca