PEI Tuna update - November 6th, 2018:   

Following the DFO Tuna conference call today (November 6th), there was agreement that no more PEI tuna tags (Canadian and Mexican) will be issued in 2018.   DFO will provide regular updates on PEI tuna landings, but no more conference calls with the Tuna Advisory Committee are anticipated this year.  PEI has landed approx. 79% of their quota (see previous post for more details).  There remains 99 Canadian tags and 20 Mexican tags to be landed by the PEI tuna fleet to date.  For more information, please contact DFO Resource Manager, Ben Moore at 902-370-7094.

 

Previous post: Nov. 5th:  PEI Tuna update - Nov 5th: Below are the PEI Tuna landings for the Canadian and Mexican Quotas as of November 05th, 2018:

1 - For the Canadian Quota, there have been 498 fish landed so far, with an average round weight of 228kgs. This represents 79% of the Canadian Quota being caught.

2 - For the Mexican Quota, there have been 71 fish landed so far, with an average round weight of 234kgs. This represents 79% of the Mexican Quota being caught.

Notices

July 30, 2018
Notice to Fishers - Lobster LFA 25
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July 30, 2018
New Grids Closed due to presence of NARW in the Gulf
Grid GV36 will close on July 30th at 6:00pm see more

July 23, 2018
2018 PEI Commerical Tuna fishery
Notice to fishers for opening date and management changes in 2018 see more

July 19, 2018
PEI - Canadian Tuna Draw List
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July 18, 2018
New Grids Closed due to presence of NARW in the Gulf
Closure to take place as of July 20th. see more

July 16, 2018
New Grids Closed due to presence of NARW in the Gulf-July 17th
New closure will be in place as of July 17th. Please see notice for more details. see more

July 16, 2018
2018 PEI Halibut Fishery - DFO Notice to Fishers
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July 16, 2018
2018 PEI Halibut CHP Management Plan
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July 13, 2018
New Grids Closed due to presence of NARW in the Gulf
DFO has closed a new area of the foraging zone due to the presence of North Atlantic Right Whales. see more

June 29, 2018
Tuna Partnership Form - New Deadline July 17th 2018
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