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Lumpfish Fishery Opening In A Portion Of Nafo Division 4R

DFO advises that the Lumpfish fishery will open at 06:00 hours on Monday, May 25, 2015 in a portion of NAFO Division 4R from Point Riche, north to Cape Bauld. Fishing for Lumpfish is authorized in water depths less than...

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New Leadership For Maritime Fishermen's Union (MFU) Local 9

Graeme Gawn takes over the helm of the Maritime Fishermen’s Union Local 9 in Sou’ West Nova Scotia. At the recent Annual General Meeting outgoing President Hubert Saulnier nominated Gawn as his replacement. Gawn is an active owner operator in the...

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N.L. Provincial Government Urges DFO to Reverse Allocation Decision on Atlantic Halibut

The Provincial Government is expressing outrage with the decision announced yesterday by the Honourable Gail Shea, federal Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, on the allocation of increased quota for Atlantic halibut in the Gulf of St. Lawrence, which effectively...

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Salmon Conservation Foundation adds three more grants to Newfoundland and Labrador total

The Atlantic Salmon Conservation Foundation (ASCF) today announced support for an additional three projects in its 2015 round of awards. The projects, with funding totaling some $37,000, are all located in Newfoundland and Labrador and bring that province’s grants total for the year to...

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Atlantic Halibut Fisheries Management Plan Announced For Gulf Of St. Lawrence

The Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) today announced the Total Allowable Catch (TAC) for Atlantic halibut in the Gulf of St. Lawrence (Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization Divisions 4RST). A TAC of 1,036.8 tonnes for 4RST will be established as...

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DFO Stamps 2015 Shrimp Quota Rollover

As was reported in the April issue of The Navigator, the federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans has officially agreed to a recommended rollover of the 2015 Northern shrimp quotas. In March, in ...

Nova Scotia Cod Quota Cut in Half — Stocks in North Sea Continue to Improve

The federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans recently cut Nova Scotia’s cod quota in half. DFO said the cod stock remains in poor shape on the Scotian shelf from Halifax to Digby, leading to ...
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Lumpfish Fishery Opening In A Portion Of Nafo Division 4R

DFO advises that the Lumpfish fishery will open at 06:00 hours on Monday, May 25, 2015 in a portion of NAFO Division 4R from Point Riche, north to Cape Bauld. Fishing for Lumpfish is authorized in ...

New Leadership For Maritime Fishermen's Union (MFU) Local 9

Graeme Gawn takes over the helm of the Maritime Fishermen’s Union Local 9 in Sou’ West Nova Scotia. At the recent Annual General Meeting outgoing President Hubert Saulnier nominated Gawn as ...
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