Notices to Fish Harvesters

Herring - 15

Notice to Fish Harvesters - 2019

 

SUBJECT: OPENING OF THE HERRING FISHING SEASON IN AREA 15.

Sept-Îles – May 23, 2019 

Fisheries and Oceans Canada – Quebec Region announces the opening of the herring fishery in fishing area 15. The opening is effective as of today.  

Eligible fish harvesters who wish to participate in this fishery can ask for their Herring Conditions of licence through the National Licensing System (NOLS) from now on. 

The total allowable catch (TAC) for the entire area 15 is established at 4 500 tons for 2018.A maximum catch level of 4 000 tons is allowed in NAFO Subdivision 4Sw. 

Management measures regarding this fishery are described in the 2019-2020 Conservation-based Harvesting Plan for area 15 herring, approved on May 22, 2019 and available at the following address: 

https://inter-l01.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/applications/opti-opei/notices-species-avis-especes-eng.php?region_id=4&sub_type_id=5&type=1&species=200&area=1914

For additional information 

Please visit our website at the following address:  

http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/fisheries-peches/index-eng.htm.

Resource Management 

North Shore area 

Fisheries and Oceans Canada 

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