Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region

Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region

October 18, 2007 10:46 ET

Convictions Under the Fisheries Act

QUEBEC CITY, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Oct. 18, 2007) - Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Quebec Region has just released a list of September convictions of fish harvesters in the Gaspe and Lower St Lawrence fined for various violations of the Fisheries Act.

The total amount of the fines imposed is $3,700. The offenders are:



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Offender Home Infraction Sentencing date Judge
and fine
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Rolland Grande- Non-compliance September 5, 2007 Luc
Beaudin Riviere with hail-out $750 Marchildon
requirements.
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Sylvio Perce Non-compliance September 5, 2007 Luc
Cloutier with hail-out $1,250 Marchildon
requirements.
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Christian Pabos Unlawful snow September 5, 2007 Luc
Daraiche crab landings. $1,200 + Marchildon
confiscation
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Phyllis Saint- Lobster under September 5, 2007 Luc
Jonhson Georges- 82 mm. $500 + Marchildon
de-Malbaie confiscation
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Fisheries and Oceans Canada is mandated to protect and conserve marine resources and is ever alert for any poaching of marine resources.

Contact Information

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