Notices to Fish Harvesters
Greenland Halibut (turbot) - 4RST - Gaspe-Lower St. Lawrence - Fixed Gear less than 13,71m - Competitive
Notice to fishers (Closure of 4RST Greenland halibut)
CLOSURE OF 4RST GREENLAND HALIBUT
GASPÉ FIXED GEAR FLEETS OF LESS THAN 13.71 METRES
SUBJECT: Announcement of the closure of Greenland halibut fishery under competitive regime
Gaspé – August 9, 2018
Fisheries and Oceans Canada – Quebec region announces the closure of the 4RST Greenland Halibut fishery for the licence holders of the Gaspé fixed gear fleet of less than 13.71 m under competitive regime.
The fishery under a competitive regime will close on August 12, 2018 at 8:00 pm (EDT) due to excessive bycatch.
For more information
You can obtain additional information concerning the management measures and the fishing areas on our website at http://www.qc.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/peches-fisheries/commerciale-commercial/index-eng.html. For more information, please call 1-877-898-5559
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
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