Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region

Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region

December 09, 2009 14:36 ET

Convictions Under The Fisheries Act

QUEBEC CITY, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Dec. 9, 2009) - Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Quebec Region, reports that on November 23, Lisa Dumont, of Trois-Pistoles, was sentenced by Justice Louis Duguay to a fine of $1,500 for possession of whelks under the minimum legal size.

The Department has a mandate to protect and conserve fishery resources and is ever vigilant in its efforts to prevent poaching of marine resources.

Contact Information

  • Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Quebec, Quebec
    Martin Bourget
    Communications Officer