DFO Requesting Input Into 2017 N.L. Recreational Fishery

On May 20, 2016 Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) announced its intention

6 Replies to "DFO Requesting Input Into 2017 N.L. Recreational Fishery"

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    Calvin September 18, 2017 (5:41 pm)

    yes the tags is fine if we can go out say from Canada Day to November . And we can use say 20 tags if we want the one time if its lots of fish and working and don’t have a lot time.

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    bob May 5, 2017 (12:50 pm)

    any one no hear yet if there talk on 2017 food fishery and if there will be tags not

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    gor March 19, 2017 (6:39 pm)

    hello. was hoping some one would no if there going to be a food fishery 2017 with out tags or with. as well as if theres any talks on dates yet.

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    bob March 17, 2017 (8:12 pm)

    could any one tell me if there any talk on the dates for 2017 N.L food fishery. is there going to be tags

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    myers forward January 12, 2017 (10:46 pm)

    yes there should be tags there was to much abuse in the past

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    Mike Langridge January 12, 2017 (9:43 pm)

    This past year was my first experience fishing salt water. What a fishery we have here!. My wife and I decided to retire here in NL and so we did. I find some of the guides confusing and hard to interpret however I did experience an Atlantic salmon both at the end of a fly and my fork!
    As far as the salt water fishing, I have met and fished with a great deal of new friends here and despite some of the stories I had heard of, all fishers observed the rules except one! That was heartening.
    Tags and licences are probably not required however I have no problem with that as long as the monies collected are kept and directly used by the DFO. (Provincial). The salmon are a valuable stock and many many times last summer and the one before, I was asked if I wanted to by fresh salmon!
    I believe that the apprehension of 2016, was but the tip of the iceberg and more enforcement is required. Please consider a deputy programm as Conservation and the Guardians are spread way to thin, plus most poaching occurs outside of your business hours.

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