Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region



Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region

July 18, 2013 16:17 ET

Closed Area for Shellfish Harvesting Lower North Shore

QUEBEC CITY, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - July 18, 2013) - Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Quebec, wants to inform the Lower North Shore population that the harvesting of shellfish is now forbidden due to toxicity, 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 2013Q-T-106
Lower North-Shore:
Baie Salmon (N-30)
From Pointe Joy to the south-eastern point of baie au Saumon entrance.
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 LOWER ST-LAWRENCE AND GASPE PENINSULA
From Ile-aux-Coudres to Baie-Trinité 1-800-463-8558 From Saint-Roch-des-Aulnaies to Cap Gaspé 1-800-463-0607
From Baie-Trinité to Blanc-Sablon 1-800-463-1736 From Cap Gaspé to the Matapédia River 1-800-463-4204
MAGDALEN ISLANDS 418-986-3882

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Contact Information

  • Michel Plamondon
    Senior Communications Advisor
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Quebec Region
    Quebec city, Quebec
    418-648-5419