Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region

Fisheries and Oceans Canada - Quebec Region

June 12, 2008 15:48 ET

Fisheries and Oceans Canada: Closed Areas for Shellfish Harvesting on the North Shore

QUEBEC CITY, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - June 12, 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 areas:



Prohibition Order No. QTN-447

Ferme de developpement maricole Nord/Sud Inc.
Eric Bujold's site in Tracadigache Bay

Eric Bujold - Site #1
Eric Bujold's site # 1

Pecheries R. Allard Inc. - Site A
Rejean Allard's site in Cascapedia Bay

Les Moules Cascapedia Ltd. - Site B
Pecheries Marinard Ltd. site\Les Moules Cascapedia Ltd.

Jean Deslauriers
Jean Deslaurier's site

Les Moules Cascapedia Ltd. - Site A
Les Moules Cascapedia Ltd. site


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

From Ile-aux-Coudres to Baie-Trinite: 1-800- 463-8558

From Baie-Trinite to Blanc-Sablon: 1-800- 463-1736

Magdalen Islands: 418-986-2095


LOWER ST-LAWRENCE AND GASPE PENINSULA

From Saint-Roch-des-Aulnaies to Cap Gaspe: 1-800- 463-0607

From Cap Gaspe to the Matapedia River: 1-800- 463-4204

Contact Information

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