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UPDATE: Green Crab Placentia Bay

May 7, 2024

Applications are now being accepted for Green Crab Mitigation Under Fisheries and Marine Institute’s ongoing project in Placentia Bay. Harvesters must fish from one of the following 8 locations:
– Northeast Arm
– Southeast Arm
– Swift Current
– Come By Chance Gut
– St. Joseph’s
– North Harbour
– Glennon’s Cove Pond
– Petite Forte

Harvesters may apply for multiple locations. However, they will only be awarded one. Application deadline is May 14th 2024 @ 4pm. For more information/questions please call April Wiseman – 709-576-7276 or email

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