Leading the Charge in Fisheries Science for Our Province

If fish resources are to provide for the long-term viability of fish harvesters, processing workers, and the communities in which they live, the management responsibilities of commercial species must be shared.

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A vibrant, profitable, and sustainable fishery is vital to the survival of rural Newfoundland and Labrador.  If fish resources are to provide for the long-term viability of fish harvesters, processing workers, and the communities in which they live, the management responsibilities of commercial species must be shared.

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A vibrant, profitable, and sustainable fishery is vital to the survival of rural Newfoundland and Labrador. If fish resources are to provide for the long-term viability of fish harvesters, processing workers, and the communities in which they live, the management responsibilities of commercial species must be shared.

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Herring Bar/Tuck Fishery Closing in Notre Dame Bay (Herring Fishing Area 4)

DFO advises that the herring fishery for bar/tuck seine in Notre Dame Bay (Herring Fishing Area 4) will close at 1100 hours on December 5, 2019.

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