FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

nf.21.048

2021-024

 

April 1, 2021 

Fixed Gear Herring Fishery Opening - Bonavista Bay and Trinity Bay (Area 5 and 6)

DFO advises that the fixed gear herring (gillnet/trap and bar/tuck seine) fishery for Bonavista Bay and Trinity Bay, (Herring Fishing Areas 5 and 6) will open at 0600 hours on Saturday, April 3, 2021.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2021-015 has been revoked and Variation Order 2021-024 comes into effect on April 2, 2021.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:

Kelly Firmage-O’Brien
Resource Manager
Tel. (709) 772-5845
E-mail: kelly.firmage-o’brien@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

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