Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region

Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region

December 18, 2008 10:46 ET

Convictions Under the Fisheries Act

QUEBEC CITY, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Dec. 18, 2008) - Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Quebec Region has just released a list of September convictions of fish harvesters in the Magdalen Islands marine sector fined for various violations of the Fisheries Act.

The total amount of the fines imposed is $7,700. A table of the offenders is available at the following address: http://media3.marketwire.com/docs/aoa1218.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