Area 9 (Inner St. Mary’s Bay) Scallop Fishery Opening


DFO advises that the commercial Scallop fishery in Area 9 (Inner St. Mary’s Bay) in NAFO Division 3L will open at 0600 hours Wednesday, February 6, 2019.

Harvesters are reminded that dragging is not permitted in the inshore crab fishing areas in NAFO Division 3L.

“Notices to Fish Harvesters” for all commercial fisheries are now available online under the Fishery Notices link on the DFO NL Region webpage at

If you would like to have all “Notices to Fish Harvesters” for commercial fisheries sent directly to you by email please contact: [email protected]


For information, contact:
Martin Henri
Senior Resource Manager
Resource Management and Aboriginal Fisheries [email protected]
Tel: (709) 772-4911

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