Notice to Fish Harversters - Fixed and Mobile Gear Mackerel Fishery Closing in Mackerel Fishing Areas 1 to 14 | FFAW-Unifor | Fish Food & Allied Workers Union

Notice to Fish Harversters – Fixed and Mobile Gear Mackerel Fishery Closing in Mackerel Fishing Areas 1 to 14

FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

 

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

 

nf.21.334B

 

2021-285

 

Nov. 10, 2021

 

Fixed and Mobile Gear Mackerel Fishery Closing in Mackerel Fishing Areas 1 to 14

 

DFO advises harvesters that the Mobile Gear and Fixed Gear mackerel fishery in all mackerel fishing areas of the Newfoundland and Labrador Region, MFA 1 to 14, will close as of Wednesday, November 10, 2021 at 1730 hours Newfoundland Standard Time, for conservation purposes as commercial landings are near or have reached the Total Allowable Catch of 4,000 tonnes.

 

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Orders 2021-246 and 2021-247 have been revoked and Variation Orders 2021-284 and 2021-285 come into effect at 1400 hours on November 10, 2021.

 

“Notices to Fish Harvesters” for all commercial fisheries are 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:

Erin Dunne

Resource Manager – Pelagic Fisheries

Tel.(709) 772-3600

E-mail: [email protected]

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