Other management measures in the Conservation Harvesting Plan approved on April 29, 2019 remain unchanged. Short Name: DFO_SBAREA Comments: DFO (Department of Fisheries and Oceans) Pacific Fisheries Management Area (PFMA) Subarea Polygons. Shellfish harvesting areas openings and closures in the Gulf Region. The shellfish you harvest and eat should always come from an open area. Shellfish harvesting areas openings and closures in the Newfoundland and Labrador Region. DFO Charter Patrol will be operating on the water throughout the season; recreational harvesters are asked to provide requested information and/or samples when approached. Welcome to the DFO World Wiki. Burlington (Canada Centre for Inland Waters), Coldbrook (Coldbrook Biodiversity Facility), Dartmouth (Bedford Institute of Oceanography), French Village (Mactaquac Biodiversity Facility), Sault Ste. SP per level: 60; Master ... 13.27 sec. Openings and closures for shellfish harvesting areas in the Quebec Region. Area Map Area Description; Discovery Passage: In Area 13, the waters of Discovery Passage, in the Campbell River area, bounded by a straight line from North Bluff on Quadra Island, across Seymour Narrows to a fishing boundary sign on Vancouver Island, and to the south by a line from the light on the end of the south Government Dock breakwater at Campbell River to Cape Mudge lighthouse.

Pending landing assessment, a reopening may be announced. It can even be life threatening. To see the Subareas click on an Area in the table below the map.

Shellfish harvesting map. Furthermore, it should be noted that during the period during which fishing is authorized, it is the captain's responsibility to read the notices issued by Environment and Climate Change Canada and Transport Canada related to marine safety, as well as safety standards and good practices, and take all the necessary steps to ensure safe fishing. event/sale items, etc.

such as start/end of events, expiration of. Contact information. the UTC time to your local time. For a written description of the Subarea please see the Pacific Fishery Management Area Regulations 2007 . 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.

At the request of industry representatives, the opening, originally scheduled for May 11, 2020, has been postponed to May 19, 2020, 9:40 a.m. (EDT).

Map of harvesting areas, public notices of closures by region, reasons for closures and contact information. Announcement of the opening of the Snow crab fishery in area 13. Marie (Sea Lamprey Control Centre), St. Andrews (St. Andrews Biological Station), St. John's (Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Centre), West Vancouver (Pacific Science Enterprise Centre).