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Scientific Survey Concluded in NAFO Division 3K

FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

 

NOTICE TO FISH HARVESTERS

 

nf.21.251B

 

2021-203

 

Jul. 22, 2021

 

Scientific Survey Concluded in NAFO Division 3K

 

DFO advises harvesters that the scientific survey work related to the potential effects of seismic exploration on various fish species is complete in NAFO Division 3K. The area encompassed by the following points will reopen to the <65 ft Fixed Gear Turbot Permit holders at 06:00 hours July 23, 2021.

 

Point 1: 49 Degrees 43 Minutes North, -50 Degrees 03 Minutes West

 

Point 2: 49 Degrees 43 Minutes North, -49 Degrees 33 Minutes West

 

Point 3: 49 Degrees 20 Minutes North, -49 Degrees 33 Minutes West

 

Point 4: 49 Degrees 20 Minutes North, -50 Degrees 03 Minutes West

 

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2021-195 has been revoked and Variation Order 2021-203 comes into effect on July 22, 2021.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:

Kelly Firmage-O’Brien

A/Area Chief, Resource Management

(709) 772-5845

kelly.firmage-o’[email protected]

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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