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CAPELIN FIXED GEAR FISHERY OPENING IN PORTION OF AREA 14

FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

 

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

 

nf.21.164B

 

2021-094

 

Jun. 18, 2021

 

CAPELIN FIXED GEAR FISHERY OPENING IN PORTION OF AREA 14

 

DFO advises that the Capelin fixed gear fishery using traps and bar seine (including modified bar seine known as “tuck seine”), for vessels less than 65 feet, in a portion of Western NL will open at 0600 hours on June 19, 2021 and close at 2000 hours on June 19, 2021.

 

The specific Capelin quota zone that will open is as follows:

 

Capelin Fishing Area 14 from the Quebec/Labrador border, north to Cape Charles and west of a line drawn between the following points:

 

51 degrees 20 minutes North, 56 degrees 57 minutes West, and

 

51 degrees 57 minutes North, 55 degrees 21 minutes West.

 

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2021-090 has been revoked and Variation Order 2021-094 comes into effect on June 19, 2021.

 

“Notices to Fish Harvesters” for all commercial fisheries are now available online under the Fishery Notices link on the DFO NL Region webpage at http://www.nfl.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/e0004341

 

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

 

 

 

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For information, contact:

Laurie Hawkins

Resource Management

Tel: 709-637-4310

Email: [email protected]

 

 

 

 

 

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