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ATLANTIC HALIBUT FISHER OPENING IN 4R FOR QUEBEC REGION FLEET

9/8/2017

 

FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

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ATLANTIC HALIBUT FISHER OPENING IN 4R FOR QUEBEC REGION FLEET

 

DFO advises that the Atlantic halibut fishery in NAFO Division 4R, for vessels based in the Quebec Region, will open September 12, 2017 at 0500hrs (EDT) to September 12, 2017 at 1500hrs (EDT).

The specific vessel class affected by this opening and closing is A230 (Fixed gear fleet - Lower North Shore Eastern Sector).

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For information, contact:

Laurie Hawkins

Resource Management

Tel: 709-637-4310

Email: laurie.hawkins@dfo-mpo.gc.ca