FISHERIES AND OCEANS CANADA
NOTICE TO ANGLERS
Aug. 1, 2019
Salmon Rivers Closing in Zone 10
DFO advises anglers that due to extremely high water temperatures and/or low water levels, the following rivers will be restricted to morning angling only effective one hour after sunset on Thursday August 1, 2019.
During this period, angling is permitted from one hour before sunrise to 10:00 am each day, and will be closed to angling from 10:01 am to one hour before sunrise on the following day.
The rivers will reopen as conditions improve. Please refer to page 16 of the 2019 Angler’s Guide for further information on the 2019 environmental protocol.
96 Nonsuch Brook
97 Cape Rodger River
98 Bay de l’Eau River
99 Red Harbour River, Northeast & Northwest branches & tributary streams
100 West Brook, North West Arm, Mortier Bay & tributary streams
101 Tide’s Brook, Mortier Bay, including Main Brook, Shearstick Brook & tributary streams
102 Salmonier River, Burin
103 Little St. Lawrence River & tributary streams
104 Lawn River & tributary streams
For more information please visit the In Season River Status Report at www.nfl.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/NL/River-Status/In-Season or call the Angling Line at 709-772-4423.
The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Regions gives notice that Variation Orders 2019-073, 2019-074, 2019-075, 2019-076 and 2019-077 have been revoked and Variation Orders 2019-186, 2019-187, 2019-188, 2019-189 and 2019-190 come into effect at 1800 hours on August 1, 2019.
For information, contact:
Tel. (709) 772-4968