2022 Expression of Interest Greenland Halibut (Turbot) for NAFO Divisions 2+3K and 3LMNO | FFAW-Unifor | Fish Food & Allied Workers Union

2022 Expression of Interest Greenland Halibut (Turbot) for NAFO Divisions 2+3K and 3LMNO

FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

 

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

 

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May. 13, 2022

 

2022 Expression of Interest Greenland Halibut (Turbot) for NAFO Divisions 2+3K and 3LMNO

 

DFO advises harvesters who want to participate in the 2022 <65′ fixed gear fishery for Greenland Halibut (turbot) in 2+3K or 3LMNO, that they must submit their expression of interest to Fisheries and Oceans by 5 P.M., Sunday, May 29, 2022.

 

For 2022, NAFO division 2+3K will be managed using permits. The permit amount will be 45,000 lbs round weight. The tentative opening for this fishery will be June 15, 2022, and the permit will remain valid for 6 weeks.

 

A subsequent draw may be conducted for area 2+3K in order to harvest any quota that was not taken during the initial permit period. All expressions of interests will be automatically included in the draw unless otherwise indicated in the expression of interest. Please write “decline draw” in your e-mail if you do not wish to have your name included.

 

For 2022, NAFO division 3LMNO will be managed by trip limits. The trip limits for 3LMNO will be 50,000 lbs (round weight). The tentative opening for this fishery will be June 1, 2022, and will remain open until the quota has been taken.

 

Fish harvesters are required to email their Expression of Interest to Resource Management at [email protected]

 

In your e-mail please include the following:

 

Name

 

FIN

 

Address

 

Phone #

 

E-mail address

 

VRN#

 

Area selected: 2+3K or 3LMNO or Both areas

 

For 2+3K: Do you wish to be included in the draw? Yes or No

 

A valid e-mail address must be included in the application as all future correspondence will be conducted by email. Late applications will not be accepted.

 

 

 

 

 

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For information, contact:

David Small

Area Chief, Resource Management

Area Office – Eastern & Central

(709) 292-5167

[email protected]

 

Mark Simms

Area Chief, Resource Management

Area Office – Labrador

(709) 896-6157

[email protected]

 

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