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COMMERCIAL - Invertebrates: Clam - Intertidal
COMMERCIAL - Invertebrates: Clam - Razor
COMMERCIAL - Invertebrates: Geoduck and Horseclam
COMMERCIAL - Invertebrates: Oyster
COMMERCIAL - Invertebrates: Scallop by Dive
COMMERCIAL - Invertebrates: Scallop by Trawl
RECREATIONAL - Shellfish
Sanitary/Other Contamination Closures
Effective December 26, 2012 is a harvest prohibition for all bivalve shellfish in Baynes Sound, Section A within Subareas 14-8, 14-11 and 14-15, as per the Baynes Sound Conditional Management Plan. The following area is now closed due to excessive rainfall at the monitoring station for Section A: Baynes Sound Conditional Management Plan Section A: Closure 14.22A The waters and intertidal foreshore of Baynes Sound inside a line commencing at a point on the Vancouver Island shore at the end of the access road at the log sort north of Union Point at 49° 36.01' north latitude and 124° 53.41' west longitude, thence easterly seaward to 49° 36.01' north latitude and 124° 52.72' west longitude, thence southeasterly to a point mid-channel at 49° 33.31' north latitude and 124° 51.72' west longitude (off Denman Point), thence southeasterly to a point off Base Flats at 49° 31.54' north latitude and 124° 49.71' west longitude, thence southwesterly to a point on land at 49° 31.34' north latitude and 124° 50.25' west longitude. (NAD 83). Detailed bivalve shellfish closure information and maps are available at our website: http://www.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/psp and at local DFO offices. For more information contact a local DFO office or Elysha Gordon at 250-756- 7192.
Fisheries & Oceans Operations Center - FN1211
Sent December 27, 2012 at 0936
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