Fishery Openings and Closures

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Variation Order MAR-VAR-2020-095

Issuance Date: 

2020-08-06

Species: 

Any Species

Description: 

ORDER VARYING THE CLOSE TIMES FOR ANGLING FOR ANY SPECIES OF FISH IN THE MARGAREE RIVER, INVERNESS COUNTY, NOVA SCOTIA

Revocation: 

Revoked by: MAR-VAR-2020-105

Publication Date: 

2020-08-06 16:49:20 AT

Notice

Pursuant to subsection 6(1) of the Fishery (General) Regulations, the Regional Director-General of Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Maritimes Region, gives notice that close time variation order MAR-VAR-2020-095 is in effect such that angling for any species of fish by any method in the waters of the Margaree River, Inverness County, Nova Scotia from the East Margaree highway bridges upstream to the Cabot Trail bridge (also known as Creamery Bridge) on the Southwest Margaree River, upstream to Doyles Bridge on the Northeast Margaree River, and the Gallant River upstream from its confluence with the Margaree River to the highway bridge on the East Margaree Road; as well as the Southwest Margaree River upstream from the Cabot Trail Bridge (Creamery Bridge) to the Scottsville Bridge is prohibited from August 7, 2020 at 16:00 hours to December 31, 2020 or until further notice.


For more information, contact a local Fishery Officer.


Doug Wentzell
A/Regional Director-General
Maritimes Region

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