FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

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2021-136


July 7, 2021

Fixed Gear Capelin Fishery Opening in Conception Bay

DFO advises that the capelin fishery for vessels using fixed gear will open on July 8, 2021 at 06:00 hours and close on July 8, 2021 at 22:00 hours in Conception Bay (Capelin Fishing Area 7).

Harvesters are reminded there is a change in daily trip limits. Amended license conditions will be available on NOLS and will be required for this fishery.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Regions gives notice that Variation Order 2021-133 has been revoked and Variation Order 2021-136 comes into effect at 1700 hours on July 7, 2021.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
A/Area Chief, Resource Management
(709) 772-5845
kelly.firmage-o’brien@dfo-mpo.gc.ca