Prince Edward Island Fishermen's Assoc.

Gulf Region
Notice to Fish Harvesters

2020 OPENING FOR THE PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND EEL SEASON EKME: 4179553

Charlottetown, PEI July 29, 2020 The Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO), Gulf Region, wishes to advise the industry that the fishery for Eels in Prince Edward Island will open on Wednesday, August 26 at 6:00 a.m. and will remain open until Sunday, October 25 at 6 p.m.

All other management measures will remain the same for the 2020 season.

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) - Information for industry

Canadian fisheries and aquaculture sectors provide the world with sustainably-sourced, high quality, high value, fish and seafood.
Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard is committed to supporting our fisheries and aquaculture industry during these difficult times. The Government of Canada is taking the necessary steps to ensure that you can continue to operate safely and effectively and we will continue to keep you informed of the latest developments.

Visit our website to find out more:

http://dfo-mpo.gc.ca/covid19/industry-industrie/index-eng.html

For more information on this fishery please contact:

Ben Moore
A/Chief, Resource Management, PEI Fisheries and Oceans Canada Charlottetown, PEI
902-393-3947
Benjamin.moore@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

Kim Lowe
Resource Management Officer Fisheries and Oceans Canada Charlottetown, PEI 902-566-7933
Kim.lowe@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

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