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Cod Fishery Opening in NAFO Divisions 4RS and Sub-Division 3Pn

Sep 17, 2020

DFO advises that the directed competitive Cod fishery in NAFO Divisions 4RS and sub-Division 3Pn, for fixed gear vessels less than 65 feet will open at 0600 hours on Saturday September 19, 2020 and close at 1200 hrs (noon) September 20, 2020.

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Applications Open for Gear Retrieval Project in Placentia Bay

Sep 14, 2020

FFAW is now accepting applications for the retrieval of lost gear in Placentia Bay. Retrieval will take place over the

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2+3KLMNO FG <65 Greenland Halibut (Turbot)changing NAFO areas

Sep 8, 2020

DFO advises Harvesters taking part in the 2+3KLMNO FG <65 Greenland Halibut (Turbot) fishery that if they wish to change permit areas to either 2+3K or 3LMNO they may do so by contacting David Small

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Project to Collect Lost Fishing Gear Kicks Off in Bay St. George

Sep 3, 2020

This week kicked off a two-year project by FFAW-Unifor to retrieve lost fishing gear around the province as part of a larger national effort to remove ghost gear from Canadian waters.

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4R Halibut Fishery opening for the Quebec Region Fleet

Sep 2, 2020

DFO advises that the Halibut fishery in NAFO Division 4R, for the Quebec Region Fleet (vessel class A127) will open September 4, 2020 at 0500 hours EDT and close on September 10, 2020 at 1759 hours EDT.

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Reminder: 3Ps Scallop Closure – Point Rosie North to English Harbour East

Sep 2, 2020

DFO reminds commercial Scallop fish harvesters in Scallop Fishing Area 11 that the area from Point Rosie North to English Harbour East in water depths less than 30 fathoms is closed for all Vessel Classes from January 1 to December 31.

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New Conditions available for the 2+3KLMNO <65 FG Greenland Halibut (turbot) Fishery

Sep 2, 2020

DFO advises harvesters that conditions are now available to harvesters through the National Online licencing system for the 2+3KLMNO <65 FG Greenland Halibut fishery.

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