Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region

Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region

September 21, 2009 11:25 ET

Fisheries and Oceans Canada: Closed Area for Shellfish Harvesting North Shore

QUEBEC CITY, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Sept. 21, 2009) - Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Quebec Region, wants to inform the North Shore population that the harvesting of shellfish is now forbidden in accordance with the prohibition order mentioned below, and pursuant to subsection 3(1) of the Management of Contaminated Fisheries Regulations, in the following shellfish area:

Prohibition Order No.: QTN-491

Riviere Romaine

From Ruisseau Leblanc to a point east of Riviere Aisley, including Riviere Romaine's estuary and La Grosse Romaine island.

If you want to get the latest information concerning shellfish harvesting, please dial one of the following phone numbers:



CHARLEVOIX, NORTH SHORE AND ANTICOSTI ISLAND
From Ile-aux-Coudres to Baie-Trinite 1-800-463-8558
From Baie-Trinite to Blanc-Sablon 1-800-463-1736

MAGDALEN ISLANDS 418-986-2095

LOWER ST-LAWRENCE AND GASPE PENINSULA
From Saint-Roch-des-Aulnaies to Cap Gaspe 1-800-463-0607
From Cap Gaspe to the Matapedia River 1-800-463-4204


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