Fishery Notice

Category(s):
ABORIGINAL - General Information
COMMERCIAL - General Information
RECREATIONAL - General Information
Subject:
FN0042-General Information - Fuel Spill - Subarea 19-2 - Esquimalt Harbour Closure to all Fishing Continues


As a precautionary measure, the May 10, 2016 closure of Esquimalt Harbour 
(Subarea 19-2) to all fishing due to a fuel spill continues.

This closure was recommended by Island Health and will remain in place until 
testing can be done to determine that all species are safe for human 
consumption.

Variation Order # PCH-2016-252


Maps of Fishery Management Areas and Subareas can also be found at:

http://www.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/fm-gp/maps-cartes/areas-secteurs/index-eng.htm


FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Contact Juanita Rogers at (250) 756-7268

Fisheries & Oceans Operations Center - FN0042
Sent January 15, 2019 at 1116