Changes to Newfoundland and Labrador’s Recreational Groundfish (Cod) Fishery
More Days of Recreational Fishing This Year Followed by Public Consultations
Judy Foote, Minister of Public Services and Procurement, and Member of Parliament for Bonavista-Burin-Trinity on behalf of Hunter Tootoo, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, today announced an extension to Newfoundland and Labrador’s recreational groundfish (cod) fishery.
In 2016, the public will be able to fish cod for a total of 46 days during the annual recreational groundfish fishery. ...