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Oct 17, 2019

the Witch flounder (Greysole) fishery for vessels less than 65 feet, using Danish seine (vessel classes C50 and C351), will close

Amended Licence Conditions for <65 Mobile Gear Herring HFA 13 and 14

Oct 16, 2019

DFO advises harvesters that amended Licence Conditions are available for the less than sixty five foot mobile gear fleet in Herring Fishing Areas 13 and 14.

FFAW Calls for Meeting with Premier and MOWI in Light of Uncertainty in Connaigre Region

Oct 11, 2019

FFAW-Unifor has requested meetings with the Premier and MOWI to discuss concerns on behalf of all affected members. 


Oct 11, 2019

DFO advises that the 3Pn portion of the Unit 2 Redfish fishery will close for all Vessel Classes on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 at 2000 hrs.

Greenland Halibut (Turbot) Fishery Closing in NAFO Divisions 2+3KLMNO for Vessels < 65ft.

Oct 10, 2019

The fixed gear Greenland Halibut (Turbot) Fishery in NAFO Divisions 2+3KLMNO will close for all vessels less than 65 ft. on October 11, 2019 at 18:00 hours.

2019 4R Herring Fall Acoustic Survey

Oct 10, 2019

The 4R Herring Fall Acoustic survey will be conducted from October 20 to November 14, 2019 with the CCGS Leim and the chartered vessel Meridian 66.

Environmental Impacts of Aquaculture Salmon Remains

Oct 9, 2019

Fish harvesters on our province’s south coast continue to raise concerns about the impact of more than a million dead

Notice to 3Ks Shrimp Harvesters

Oct 9, 2019

NOTICE TO 3Ks SHRIMP HARVESTERS Effective Friday October 11, 2019 @ 6pm the 3Ks CAP will be lifted during the

Capelin Integrated Fisheries Management Plan (IFMP) – 2J3KLPsa

Oct 9, 2019

DFO advises that the Capelin Integrated Fisheries Management Plan (IFMP) for NAFO Divisions 2J3KLPs has been finalized.

Mobile Gear Herring Fishery closing in White Bay (Herring Fishing Area 3)

Oct 7, 2019

DFO advises that the herring fishery for mobile gear vessels in White Bay (Herring Fishing Area 3) will close at 14:00 on October 7, 2019.

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