Notices to Fish Harvesters
Snow Crab - 12F
Opening Notice (2018-04-18)
OPENING OF THE SNOW CRAB FISHERY IN AREA 12F FOR 2018
Québec – April 18,2018
Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region announces that the opening date of the snow crab fishery in Area 12F for the 2018 season has been set for April 19 at 5:00 (ADT) following the recommendation of representatives of the fleet. The fishery will close on June 30, 2018 at 23:59 (ADT).
The other management measures specified in the Conservation Harvesting Plan remain unchanged.
Furthermore, it is reminded that, during the period where fishing is authorized, it is the responsibility of the licence holder to take into account the marine safety notices issued, among others, by Environment and Climate Change Canada and Transport Canada, as well as the standards and best practices in marine safety, and to take all measures to ensure a safe fishery.
For additional information
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Fisheries and Oceans Canada
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