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FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA

Gulf Region

Notice to Fish Harvesters

LOBSTER FISHING AREA (LFA) 24 OPENING

Moncton, NB May 3, 2021 Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) is announcing that the lobster fishery in Lobster Fishing Area 24 will open at 09:00 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.

FOR INFORMATION:

Pierre Mallet
Regional Senior Fisheries and Aquaculture Management Officer
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Moncton, NB
506-874-0513

Pierre.Mallet@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

Ben Moore
A/ Chief Resource Management Fisheries and Oceans Canada Charlottetown, PE 902-370-7094

Benjamin.Moore@dfo-mpo.gc.ca




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April 23, 2015
Notice to Fish Harvesters - Snow Crab
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April 22, 2015
Spring Herring HFA 16C&E Delay
Spring Herring fishery in HFA 16C&E is postponed due to ice conditions. see more

April 22, 2015
Discussions - Opening date - PEI Spring Lobster Fishery 2015
Proceedings for upcoming discussion on opening date for spring lobster fishery on PEI for 2015: see more

April 17, 2015
Variation Order - Minimum Length - Lobster
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March 27, 2015
Variation Order - Shrimp
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February 4, 2015
Lobster Symposium 2015
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December 11, 2014
GSN-2014-055
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October 28, 2014
Variation Order - Scallop Fishing Area 24
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October 20, 2014
Correction on close date for 2014 Eel fishers
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October 16, 2014
Close date correction - 3rd Opening - 2014 Halibut Fishery
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