May 3, 2021
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FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA
Notice to Fish Harvesters
LOBSTER FISHING AREAS (LFA) 26A AND 26B SOUTH OPENING EKME:4231325
Moncton, NB – May 2, 2019 – Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) is announcing that the lobster fishery in Lobster Fishing Areas 26A and 26B South will open at 06:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 4th, 2021.
DFO wishes to remind fish harvesters to take extra care when navigating on the opening day of the lobster fishery as vessels are loaded with gear and traps. Harvesters are encouraged to act diligently in setting their traps and should ensure that vessels are loaded safely by reducing the quantity of gear if necessary.
Fish harvesters must also exercise caution when navigating in locations where dredging operations are on-going.
Resource Management Fisheries & Oceans Canada Moncton, NB
Resource Management Fisheries & Oceans Canada Antigonish, NS 902-735-7114Alan.Dwyer@dfo-mpo.gc.ca
Fisheries & Oceans Canada Charlottetown, PE