Split Start for Southwestern N.S. Lobster Fishery
Above: A Woods Harbour fisherman readies coils of rope trawl to be hoisted aboard a boat at the Lower Woods Harbour wharf as fishermen were gearing up for the opening of the lobster fishing area (LFA) 33 and 34 fishery. Kathy Johnson photos
Lobster fishing area (LFA) 33 fishers got a one day early start to the 2023/24 lobster season while their LFA 34 counterparts had to wait a few days before heading out to set their gear.
The season was scheduled to open on Nov. 27 in both ...