Notices to Fish Harvesters

Snow Crab - 12F

OPENING OF THE SNOW CRAB FISHERY IN AREA 12F FOR 2019

 Québec and Moncton – April 17, 2019

 

Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region announces that the opening date of the snow crab fishery in Area 12F for the 2019 season has been set for April 18, 2019 at 00:01h (Atlantic Daylight Time) following the recommendation of representatives of the fleet. The fishery will close on June 30, 2019 at 23:59(Atlantic Daylight Time).

 

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

Please visit our website at the following address: 

http://www.qc.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/peches-fisheries/commerciale-commercial/index-eng.html

 

 

Jérôme Beaulieu

Resource management

Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Québec, Quebec

418-648-5891

Jerome.beaulieu@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

 

 

Sylvie Léger

Resource management

Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Moncton, Nouveau-Brunswick

506-378-1766

Sylvie.leger@dfo-mpo.gc.ca


 

 

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