Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Fisheries and Oceans Canada

May 20, 2016 06:30 ET

Media Advisory: Public Consultation on Last in, First Out Policy for Northern Shrimp

ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwired - May 20, 2016) - The Ministerial Advisory Panel is holding a public consultation meeting in St. John's to gather public opinion on the Last In, First Out policy (LIFO) for the Northern shrimp fishery.

Dates and Times:
May 24: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
May 25: 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Location: Delta St. John's Hotel & Conference, Bannerman 1-2, 120 New Gower St.

Anyone interested in making a presentation at the meetings must register in advance by sending an email to: RSVPlifo2016.lifoRSVP2016@dfo-mpo.gc.ca. In the subject line of the email please include: St. John's.

Paul Sprout, Chair of the Panel, will be available to media onsite following the conclusion of the meeting on May 24.

External Review of the Last In, First Out Policy on Northern Shrimp

Contact Information

  • Paul Sprout
    Chair, Ministerial Advisory Panel
    250-618-9035