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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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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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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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Correction – 2020 Newfoundland and Labrador Sea Urchin Fishery

Aug 31, 2020

DFO advises harvesters of a correction to the season dates for LFA 4 and 6 specified in the 2020 management decision for the Sea urchin fishery in Newfoundland and Labrador.

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Changes to the 2+3KLMNO <65 FG Greenland Halibut (turbot) Fishery (reminder)

Aug 31, 2020

DFO reminds harvesters that recently announced changes to the 2+3K and 3LMNO <65 FG Greenland Halibut Fisheries do not come into effect until new licence conditions

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Correction – Sea Urchin Fishery Opening in Lobster Fishing Areas(LFA’s) 2 – 3 and 7 – 14

Aug 31, 2020

DFO advises that the Sea Urchin fishery in Lobster Fishing Areas(LFA’s) 2 – 3 and 7 – 14 will open at 6:00 AM on Tuesday, September 1.

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Fixed Gear Herring Fishery (Barr seine) Opening in White Bay (HFA 3)

Aug 31, 2020

DFO advises harvesters that the fixed gear Herring fishery for barr/tuck seine will open in Herring Fishing Area 3 (White Bay) in NAFO Division 3K at 0600 hours on Saturday August 29, 2020.

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Sea Urchin Fishery Opening in Lobster Fishing Areas(LFA’s) 2 – 3 and 7 – 14

Aug 31, 2020

DFO advises that the Sea Urchin fishery in Lobster Fishing Areas(LFA’s) 2 – 3 and 7 – 14 will open at 6:00 AM on Tuesday, September 1.

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