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4R Halibut Fishery Opening for Quebec Region Fleet

8/11/2017

 

FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

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2017-206

4R Halibut Fishery Opening for Quebec Region Fleet

 

DFO advises that the Halibut fishery in portions of NAFO Division 4R for vessel class A229 (Halibut fish harvesters from the Quebec Lower North Shore Western sector) will open August 14, 2017 at 05:30 a.m. NL daylight time (0400h EDT) and will close on August 23, 2017 at 20:30 NL daylight time(1900h EDT).

 

Specific coordinates may be obtained from local DFO offices.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Regions gives notice that Variation Order 2017-193 has been revoked and Variation Order 2017-206 comes into effect on August 12, 2017.

"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: janet.warren@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

 

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For information, contact:

Jodi Riggs-Power

Resource Management

Tel:  709-279-7626

jodi.riggs-power@dfo-mpo.gc.ca