Prince Edward Island Fishermen's Assoc.

Linked here you will find the Mackerel Notice to Fish Harvesters. 

 Highlights:

  1. Opening day: June 1st
  2. TAC 8,000 tonnes
  3. Minimum size: 268mm
  4. Mandatory gear marking
  5. Hails are status quo with 2019

Next year: DFO plans to implement a minimum mesh size of 69,85 mm (2 3/4 inches) and a maximum mesh size of 76.2 mm (3 inches ) in order to standardize the mesh size for gill nets used in the mackerel fishery in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. 

 


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Notices

March 31, 2020
DFO Notice to Fishers - 2020 Snow Crab Conservation Harvesting Plan Area 12 (12 18 25 26)
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March 30, 2020
DFO Variation Order - Minimum carapace size for Lobster - LFA 23 24 25 26A 26B
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March 30, 2020
DFO Notice to Fishers - TAC and Allocation for Snow Crab in Southern Gulf 2020
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March 30, 2020
DFO Notice to Fishers - Snow Crab Tagging study
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March 28, 2020
Tags Road Days - Cancelled
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March 25, 2020
PEIFA 2020 Spring fishing Season update - March 25 2020
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March 23, 2020
Summerside Dredging Project - upcoming plans - feedback requested
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March 20, 2020
Update DFO local Charlottetown Services - Covid 19
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March 12, 2020
Membership Deadline
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March 9, 2020
PEI lobster trap Survey
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