Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region

Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region

November 14, 2007 11:41 ET

Convictions Under the Fisheries Act

QUEBEC CITY, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Nov. 14, 2007) - Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Quebec Region has just released a list of October 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 $7,500.

A table of the offenders is available at the following address: http://www.ccnmatthews.com/docs/fisheries_eng.pdf

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