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Herring Mobile Gear Opening in St. Mary's Bay for the <55' fleet

10/10/2017

 

FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

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2017-269

Herring Mobile Gear Opening in St. Mary's Bay for the <55' fleet

 

DFO advises that the Herring fishery in St. Mary's Bay, Herring Fishing Area 09 for mobile gear vessels less than 55 feet in length (16.76 m), will open at 0600 hours on Wednesday October 11, 2017.

Fishers are reminded that at-sea observer coverage and dockside monitoring services must be arranged prior to fishing.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2017-266 has been revoked and Variation Order 2017-269 comes into effect on October 10, 2017.

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For information, contact:

David Small

Area Chief, Resource Management

(709) 292-5167

david.small@dfo-mpo.gc.ca