Notices to Fish Harvesters

Halibut - 4RST - Upper and Middle North Shore - Competitive

Notice to Fish Harvesters - 2017

 

Spring fishery opening for the ATLANTIc halibut  

Upper and middle north shore fixed gear fleet

Québec, April 24th, 2017 – With reference to the Notice to Fish Harvesters published April 21st 2017, Fisheries and Oceans Canada announces that the committee composed of fish harvesters’ representatives and of DFO has postponed the opening of the Atlantic Halibut directed spring fishery for the fixed gear fleet under 19,81m of the Upper and Middle North Shore (UMNS), based from Tadoussac to Sept-Îles due to the meteorological conditions. The opening date will be announced later through a new Notice to Fish Harvesters. The Committee’s decision will have to be taken at least 18 hours prior to the desired opening date.

 

For further information, please communicate with:

  

Steve Trottier

Fisheries Management

Department of Fisheries and Oceans

Québec (Québec)                                               

Tél.: (418) 648-4946

Fax: (418) 648-7981

 

Mathieu Morin

Fisheries Management

Department of Fisheries and Oceans

Sept-Îles (Québec)

Tél: (418) 962-6314

Fax: (418) 962-1044

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