Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region

Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region

October 21, 2008 17:00 ET

Closed Area for Shellfish Harvesting North Shore

QUEBEC CITY, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Oct. 21, 2008) - Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Quebec Region, wants to inform the 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 No.: QTN-473

Baie des Plongeurs

Baie des Plongeurs, from the southern point of Baie Didier to Pointe Orient.

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



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CHARLEVOIX, NORTH SHORE AND ANTICOSTI ISLAND
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From Ile-aux-Coudres to Baie-Trinite: 1-800- 463-8558
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From Baie-Trinite to Blanc-Sablon: 1-800- 463-1736
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Magdalen Islands: 418-986-2095
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LOWER ST-LAWRENCE AND GASPE PENINSULA
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From Saint-Roch-des-Aulnaies to Cap Gaspe: 1-800- 463-0607
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From Cap Gaspe to the Matapedia River: 1-800- 463-4204
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Contact Information

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