Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region

Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region

July 09, 2008 09:36 ET

Convictions Under the Fisheries Act

QUEBEC CITY, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - July 9, 2008) - Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Quebec Region, has just released a list of Gaspe and Lower St Lawrence fish harvesters who were convicted in June and fined for various violations of the Fisheries Act.

The total amount of the fines imposed is $7,500.

The table of the offenders is available at the following address: http://media3.marketwire.com/docs/FIS_A.pdf

Fisheries and Oceans Canada is mandated to protect and conserve marine resources and is ever alert for any poaching of marine resources.

Contact Information

  • Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Quebec city, Quebec
    Martin Bourget
    Communications Officer
    418-648-7893