FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

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2021-071

 

May 31, 2021

Herring Fishery Closing For GILLNETS/TRAP ONLY in NAFO Division 3KL (HFA 3-9)

DFO advises that the fixed gear herring (gillnet/trap) fishery for White Bay, Notre Dame Bay, Bonavista Bay, Trinity Bay, Conception Bay, the Southern Shore and St. Mary’s Bay, (Herring Fishing Areas 3-9) will close at 2000 hours on Monday, June 14, 2021.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2021-067 has been revoked and Variation Order 2021-071 comes into effect on June 1, 2021.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:

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

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