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Fishery Notice - Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Subject: FN0561-SANITARY - Emergency Closure for Bivalve Shellfish near Simms Creek, Campbell River including south end of Discovery Passage to Cape Mudge is now revoked (Closure 13.hh)

Sanitary closure 13.hh is now revoked, as prescribed by the Canadian Shellfish
Sanitation Program, at 21 days after the operations at the sewage treatment
plant returned to normal.

Emergency Closure Area 13.hh - Discovery Pass – Cape Mudge

Harvesting of bivalve shellfish is prohibited within the waters and intertidal
foreshore inside a radius of 3,250 m from the Campbell River wastewater
treatment plant lift station at the downstream headwall of Simms Creek located
at or near 49°58.74’ north latitude and 125°13.31’ west longitude.

Detailed bivalve shellfish closure information and maps are available at our


and at local DFO offices. Always check before you harvest.


For more information contact a local DFO office, Elysha Gordon at 250-756-7192
or David Fogtmann at 250-339-3799.

Fisheries and Oceans Canada Operations Center - FN0561
Sent July 27, 2010 at 14:23
Visit us on the Web at http://www.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca
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