Fishery Notice

Category(s):
ABORIGINAL - General Information
COMMERCIAL - General Information
Subject:
FN1362-Invertebrates: Butter Clams - Area 7 - FSC Harvest - Closure


Under agreement with the Kitasoo First Nation, Fisheries and Oceans Canada 
is closing portions of Area 7 for the food, social and ceremonial harvest of 
butter clams (Saxidomus gigantea) and mussels for the Kitasoo First Nation 
only.  Recent biotoxin sample analysis was not available and this is a pre-
cautionary closure.

For additional information fishers should consult the 2015-16 Kitasoo 
Community Harvest Plan or contact the Kitasoo Fisheries Program at (250) 839-
1158.


FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Steven Groves (250) 627-3455

Fisheries & Oceans Operations Center - FN1362
Sent December 18, 2015 at 1600