Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region

Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region

September 13, 2012 16:22 ET

Back to Normal: Shellfish Harvesting in the North Shore of St. Lawrence

QUEBEC CITY, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Sept. 13, 2012) - Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Quebec Region, wants to inform residents of the North Shore that shellfish areas closed as a preventative measure on August 30, 2012, are now back to the status they had before this date. The analyses conducted in these areas have confirmed the shellfish safety.

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-Trinité: 1-800-463-8558
From Baie-Trinité to Blanc-Sablon: 1-800-463-8558
MAGDALEN ISLANDS: 418-986-3882
LOWER ST. LAWRENCE AND GASPÉ PENINSULA
From Saint-Roch-des-Aulnaies to Cap Gaspé: 1-800-463-0607
From Cap Gaspé to the Matapédia River: 1-800-463-4204

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Contact Information

  • Sylvi Racine
    Senior Communications Advisor
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Quebec Region
    Mont-Joli (Quebec)
    418-775-0744