Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region

Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region

January 19, 2010 11:15 ET

Convictions Under the Fisheries Act

QUEBEC CITY, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Jan. 19, 2010) - Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Quebec Region, reports that on December 7, Claude Gionest, of Pabos Mills, was sentenced by Justice Luc Marchildon to a fine of $1,500 for hail not compliant with licence conditions.

The Department has a mandate to protect and conserve fishery resources and is ever vigilant in its efforts to prevent poaching of marine resources.

Contact Information

  • Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Quebec, Quebec
    Martin Bourget
    Communications Officer
    418-648-7893