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COMMERCIAL - Salmon: Gill Net

Fishery Notice - Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Subject: FN0685-COMMERCIAL - Salmon: Gill Net - Area D - Areas 11, 12, 13 - Fraser River Sockeye - Opening Update

Further to FN 0664, the Area D Gill Net fishery for Fraser sockeye that is
currently open in Areas 12 and 13 - Johnstone Strait will close as scheduled at
18:00 hours on Thursday August 19.

Based on current catch rates in the current opening, the Roller Bay Area as
defined in FN 0664 will close earlier than scheduled at 11:59 hours Thursday
August 19. Variation Order: 2010-CR-GN-016 will be revoked.

The next update to the Area D fleet regarding potential further fishing
opportunities will be made on Friday, August 20 in the PM following the next
scheduled meeting of the Fraser River Panel.

Kent Spencer, Resource Manager (250)286-5885

Fisheries and Oceans Canada Operations Center - FN0685
Sent August 19, 2010 at 15:29
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