Daily Recording (52300) This message was last updated on Wednesday January 27, 2021 at 4:00 PM.. Area No. then to 49°34.552'N 124°19.900'W shoreline then southerly following the shoreline to 49°43.517'N 123°52.049'W shoreline For NYS DEC Temporary Emergency Shellfish Closures, please click here. [NAD83], The intertidal waters of the southern foreshore of Narrows Inlet from a point on land at the western edge of the sandy beach at 49°40.69' north latitude and 123°48.91' west longitude, thence northeasterly to a point on land east of the mouth of an unnamed creek at 49°40.83' north latitude and 123°48.35' west longitude. For further information, please call the Department of Conservation and Waterways at (516) 431-9200 (weekdays), or the Bay Constables at (516) 801-5608 or (516) 801-5609 (weekends). then to 49°35.200'N 124°09.400'W in water Area maps (pages 114-126) for closures: AREA 8-1: Deception Pass AREA 10: Alki Beach Junk Yard, and SeacreastParkCoves1,2,and3. then to 49°43.517'N 123°52.781'W Skookum Island Light then to 49°29.200'N 124°10.200'W Sheer Island [NAD83], The waters and intertidal foreshore of Gillies Bay, Texada Island, lying inside a line drawn from a point on land on Texada Island, southeast of the intersection of Dogwood Street and Sanderson Road at 49°40.35¿ north latitude and 124°29.44¿ west longitude, to a point on land on Texada Island south west of Gillies Bay Road at 49°40.39¿ north latitude and 124°28.41¿ west longitude.¿ [NAD83], The intertidal foreshore surrounding Poise Island, located in Porpoise Bay, Sechelt Inlet. Littleneck Clam;Manila Clam;Mussels;Oysters, Horse Clam;Littleneck Clam;Manila Clam;Geoduck;Mussels;Oysters. The recreational halibut fishery is closed as of midnight December 31 2020. then northwesterly following the shoreline to the beginning point. Reasons for closures. [NAD83], The waters and intertidal foreshore of southeast Baker Bay, Hotham Sound, within a 160 m radius centered at the westernmost point of land on the small islet at 49°55.02' north latitude and 124°01.98' west longitude. Closures change frequently throughout the year. Real-time map of shellfish openings and closures in your area. then to the beginning point. then to 49°44.800'N 123°53.473'W Skookumchuk Narrows 4 - The daily limit for all species of Pacific salmon from tidal and fresh waters combined is 4. Floats - Traps must be marked with floating tag or buoy that has your name on it. then to 49°45.700'N 124°13.750'W in water Moon snails may be subject to PSP, check for closures. Return to Shellfish Closure Maps by County N.C. Division of Marine Fisheries • 3441 Arendell Street • Morehead City, NC 28557 • 252-726-7021 or 800-682-2632 back to page-top Thus far in BC, marine biotoxin illnesses have been limited to … Subscribe to email updates about shellfish biotoxin warnings. Page Content This map is designed to help users determine if a location is open or closed to shellfish harvesting due to contamination or for sanitary reasons. then to 49°35.400'N 124°00.950'W shoreline is permanently closed within the following boundaries: 250-756-7192 12-16 Years, Under Adult Permit Holder: Documents (PDF) Shellfish Area Map; Shellfish Bed Closures (Also see Shellfish Regulations Amendments below) 2020 Published Shellfish Bed Closures (Included In Printed Regulations) BB:44.20 - Little Buttermilk Bay; BB:46.20 - … [NAD 83]. An area of Three Mile Harbor adjacent to … then following the northerly shoreline of Grant Island to The application will open in a separate window. Shellfish Lease Numbers 609, 672, and 981 in the Apalachicola Bay System Approved Area During Winter, Jan.–May, Sept.–Dec. Cooking shellfish does not destroy all biotoxins. Neuse River Area . Those waters of Subarea 16-7 that lie easterly of the meridian passing through 123°43.000' west longitude, near Black Bear Bluff and westerly of a line: [NAD83]. That portion of Subarea 16-1 that lies southerly of a line that: January 16, 2016 Learning how to check for red tide and shellfish closures in BC is an essential part of harvesting shellfish safely. then northerly following the shoreline of Sechelt Peninsula to the beginning point. For NYS DEC Shellfish Closure Maps, please click here. Area 16: Download a printable PDF version of this map. [NAD83], The intertidal foreshore of western Sechelt Inlet from a point on land at the old log dump at the northern edge of the cobble beach at 49°37.56' north latitude and 123°50.66' west longitude, thence southerly for approximately 400 m to a point on land where the cobble rocks end and the larger rocks begin at 49°37.37' north latitude and 123°50.54' west longitude. Please review fisheries notice FN1364 at https://notices.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/fns-sap/index-eng.cfm?pg=view_notice&DOC_ID=240984&ID=all . It is illegal to harvest shellfish from closed or contaminated areas. Keep navigation channels clear of buoys and lines. That portion of Subarea 16-2 that lies inside a line that: 13. Shellfish toxins are produced by algae and usually originate in the ocean. Shellfishing Areas #4 State Expands Two Shellfish Closures. When Open the map. aquaculture tenure where a zero-discharge and appropriate waste management plan is a condition You must permanently record all retained catch on your Tidal Waters Sport Fishing Licence. Daily Recording (52300) This message was last updated on Wednesday January 27, 2021 at 4:00 PM.. Area No. then to 49°37.500'N 123°49.700'W in water Questions? (2) 125 metres around a marina, ferry wharf, floating living accommodation, or any finfish net pen (exceptions described as follows) Entire growing area closed to shellfish harvesting — no map available. Hatchery coho (marked): Coho salmon with a healed scar in place of the adipose fin. then southerly following the shoreline to 49°32.873'N 123°59.410'W near Wood Bay That portion of Subarea 16-16 that lies easterly of the meridian passing through 124°12.050' west longitude. begins at 49°36.177'N 124°23.857'W near Davie Bay Dip Net, Hand Picking, Ring Net, Traps (Crab), Crab traps are required to have two unobstructed circular escape holes or rings, measuring a minimum of 105 mm in diameter. Friday, January 8, 2021 Sidebar [NAD83], 300 metres around industrial, municipal and sewage treatment plant outfall discharges, 125 metres around a marina, ferry wharf, floating living accommodation, or any finfish net pen, 25 meters around any floating living accommodation facility located within a shellfish Licence issuance to non-residents will resume when border closures are lifted. Hydro lines at the entrance to Gunboat Bay, are closed to harvesting crab, all year. Those waters of Princess Louisa Inlet in Subarea 16-15 that lie northerly of a line: Unless otherwise specified, fishing opportunities end at 23:59 hrs on the close-date shown. Note (1) Trout - means Brook trout, Brown trout, Cutthroat trout, Dolly Varden, Lake trout, Rainbow trout, Steelhead, and includes Bull trout. Eating contaminated shellfish can make you very sick. The department will reevaluate specific hunting, fishing, shellfish harvesting, public land, and boat ramp closures as new information becomes available from public health officials. 2 The aggregate recreational daily limit for wild and hatchery trout combined is two (2). [NAD83]. Gear Permitted Maximum of 2 ring nets, dip nets or traps or combination of these per fisher. For your convenience, the below active alert box is used to distribute information on water quality-related shellfish harvesting closures of Conditional Areas and emergency closures from harmful algal blooms, sewage releases, etc.. A link to a reference map and written descriptions of all RI shellfish waters with seasonal and year-round … begins at 49°43.400'N 124°18.750'W in water If no contamination closures are in effect, check. Eating contaminated shellfish can make you very sick. Clam harvesters are encouraged to fill in holes to reduce predation on exposed juvenile clams. Growing area classification maps are for informational purposes only and do not reflect the current open or closed status of an area. then to 49°32.700'N 123°59.700'W in water From 49°40.928'N 123°33.617'W powerline then to 49°41.100'N 124°15.000'W in water then to 49°37.500'N 123°50.600'W shoreline In order to be accurately measured, the carapace of Dungeness crab that you catch must remain attached until the crab arrives at your residence or it is consumed. then to 49°27.500'N 124°10.067'W south of Windy Bay No other fastenings may impede the hinged lid of the trap from opening. marine biotoxins, bacteria, or viruses, 16.13 Unnamed Bay E. of Four Mile Point, Sechelt Inlet, 16.24 Unnamed bay in Skookumchuck Narrows, 16.51 - Southeast Baker Bay, Hotham Sound, 16.48 Stakawus Creek at Deserted Bay, northern Jervis Inlet, 16.42 Unnamed Bay southwest of Potter Point, Lasqueti Island, Pender Harbour Recreational Crab Gear Restriction Area, Pender_Harbour_Recreational_Crab_Gear_Restriction_Area.jpeg, Sabine Channel - Jervis - Jedediah Islands, Sabine_Channel-Jervis-Jedediah_Islands.png, Non-retention until May 31 (See Restrictions). OUTSIDE WATERS - Generally Open April 1 to November 15, for Areas 1 to 10, 101 to 110, 130, 142, 11, 21 to 27, 111, 123 to 127, Subareas 12-14 and 20-1 to 20-4, and Area 121 (portion). Area Information; 2-Digit Number & Name. Current Survey Date. AREA 13: Days Island. Closed year round - Area 28 and Subareas 29-1 to 29-4 and 29-6 to 29-17. Pulse fishing - For more details on periodic or 'pulse fishing' closures in affected areas. [NAD83], The waters and intertidal foreshore of Long Bay and Boom Bay on Jedediah Island east of a line drawn from a point of land on the north side of the entrance at 49°30.08' north latitude and 124°12.78' west longitude thence southerly to the south side of the entrance to a point of land at 49°29.93' north latitude and 124°12.71' west longitude. Health Advisories and Closures for California Finfish, Shellfish and Crustaceans The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) coordinates a routine monitoring program along the California coast to sample mussels and other shellfish like clams and scallops for the presence of Paralytic Shellfish Poisoning (PSP) and domoic acid toxins. It is your responsibility to know where you are Combined daily limit for all shrimp species, including prawn, is 125. F-9. then following the northerly shoreline of Jedediah Island to 49°30.100'N 124°11.583'W Pender Harbour, east of a line from Henry Point at 49°37.878'N and 124°03.443'W to Francis Peninsula at 49°37.497'N and 124°03.443'W, it is prohibited to use any gear other than ring nets or dip nets. then to 49°33.900'N 124°00.700'W in water Diving, Hand Picking, Hook and Line, Traps (Crab), Ring Net, Spear, Trap (Other species of Shellfish), 16-1,16-2,16-5,16-8 to 16-10,16-16 to 16-18. G-2. Hand picking is permitted including by diving. Closures related to marine biotoxins, significant weather, human waste, emergency situations. [NAD83], The intertidal foreshore of Queens Reach, at the head of Jervis Inlet, from a point on land south of the mouth of the Lausmann Creek at 50°11.55' north latitude and 123°58.75' west longitude, thence northerly to a point on land east of the mouth of the Skwawka River at 50°12.80' north latitude and 123°58.72' west longitude. 15. During nights/weekends/holidays: The State Police barracks will put you in touch with Marine Patrol: Pamlico Sound — all open Bivalve shellfish have 2 hinged shells. then to 49°27.600'N 124°08.500'W in water Cast Net, Dip Net, Herring Jig, Herring Rake, Hook and Line, Spear Fishing while diving, Cast Net, Dip Net, Herring Jig, Hook and Line, Shark including Basking, Tope, Bluntnose, Sixgill, Blue, Brown Cat and Great White. [NAD 83], The waters and intertidal foreshore of Home Bay, Jedediah Island lying westerly of a line drawn from the northern entrance at 49°30.00'North latitude and 124°11.60'West longitude thence southerly to the north end of the small island in Home Bay at 49°29.95' North latitude and 124°11.60' West longitude thence southerly to the south end of the smallisland at 49°29.80' North latitude and 124°11.50' West longitude thence southerly to Jedediah Island at 49°29.70' North latitude and 124°11.50' West longitude. You cannot possess more than eight salmon in total, except for salmon that are at your ordinary residence. Home > Data Search > Temporary Shellfish Areas Closure . The waters and intertidal foreshore of southwest St. Vincent Bay west of a line drawn from a point of land at 49°49.32' north latitude and 124°05.59' west longitude southwesterly to a point on land at 49°48.97' north latitude and 124°06.00' west longitude. begins at 49°39.200'N 124°11.250'W in water Search Results. begins at 49°30.497'N 123°58.937'W South Thormanby Island 14, Royal River, Cousins River, and vicinity (Falmouth to Freeport): This notice reclassifies a portion of the area between Cousins and Littlejohn Islands from Restricted to … To avoid inadvertently harvesting Olympia oysters while you are harvesting Pacific oysters, do not harvest any oyster less than 5 cm in diameter. [NAD83], The intertidal foreshore of McLean Bay, located in northern Porpoise Bay, Sechelt Inlet, northerly of a line drawn true west from the point on shore where an arm of Angus Creek meets the edge of the beach at 49°30.43' north latitude and 123°45.41' west longitude, thence northerly and westerly along the low tide mark to a point at the western edge of the beach at 49°30.80' north latitude and 123°45.60' west longitude. threatening. This twine is often referred to as rot cord. The waters and intertidal foreshore of south Hardy Island, north of a line drawn from the point of land at 49°44.46' north latitude and 124°10.23' west longitude, west of the dock, thence southeasterly to the south end of the rocky shoal at 49°44.42' north latitude and 124°10.16' west longitude, thence northeasterly to a point of land at 49°44.44' north latitude and 124°10.03' west longitude. (21 in. The shellfish you harvest and eat should always come from an open area. then to 49°30.567'N 124°12.600'W Jedediah Island 2020-08-15: PA-86-2020: Shellfish Temporary Closures effective 7:50 AM –August 14, 2020 1-800-232-4733 or 207-624-7727 . then to 50°06.132'N 123°49.057'W shoreline then to 49°30.726'N 123°58.252'W Grant Island Current Closings in Brandt Island Cove Area as of Nov. 1, 2020 #2 DMF Notice; BB23 10-30-20 Current Closings at Crescent Beach / Peases Pt. All waters of the Indian River Lagoon south of the SR 518 Eau Gallie Causeway and north of an east/west line through ICWW CM 16. Please refer to fishery notices FN0156, FN0818, FN1339 for more 2020 season details. This includes Blind Bay, Billings Bay, Hidden Basin and Cockburn Bay. 75 Body E. Map Number(s): 75. (2) Steelhead - in waters where anadromous Rainbow trout are found, Steelhead means a Rainbow trout that is greater than 50cm in overall length. Those waters of Subarea 16-21 that lie inside a line that: [NAD83], The waters and intertidal foreshore of the southern portion of Blind Bay on Nelson Island commencing from the overgrown landing northeast of the Clio Islands, at 49°43.50' N latitude and 124°10.10' W longitude, thence southwesterly along the inter-tidal foreshore to the unnamed headland at 49°43.20' N latitude and 124°10.44' W longitude, thence southwesterly across the entrance to Ballet Bay to an unnamed headland on the opposite side at 49°43.06' N latitude and 124°10.96' W longitude, thence southwesterly along the inter-tidal foreshore to an unnamed point northeast of Kelly Island at 49°42.73' N latitude and 124°12.15' W longitude. It is illegal to use snares in catching or attempting to catch crabs. then to the beginning point. then following the shoreline to the beginning point. then to 50°09.500'N 123°52.000'W in water This article was updated to meet 2020 government regulations. then to 49°30.771'N 123°57.940'W Mainland begins at 49°45.100'N 124°13.250'W Ball Point [NAD83], The waters and inter-tidal foreshore of the middle cove in Quarry Bay, Nelson Island, northeast of a line drawn from a point on land at 49°39.94' north latitude and 124°07.66' west longitude, thence southeasterly to a point of land on the opposite shore at 49°39.88' north latitude and 124°07.61' west longitude. It is prohibited to possess female Dungeness crab. 0 meters of any finfish net pen within an aquaculture tenure where an Integrated Multi-Trophic then to 49°34.600'N 124°00.974'W in water 120 so that the trap lid will open freely when the rot cord is broken. [NAD83], The waters and intertidal foreshore of the unnamed bay southwest of Potter Point, Lasqueti Island, south of a line from Potter Point at 49°30.09' north latitude and 124°16.23' west longitude, thence due west to a point on land at 49°30.09' north latitude and 124°16.40' west longitude. The Shellfish Harvesting Status Map will allow you to identify BC shellfish harvesting closures in your area. 49°30.732'N 123°58.058'W Grant Island 120 (approximately 5 mm or 3/16 inch diameter). From 49°50.200'N 124°02.281'W Elephant Point RI DEM Shellfish Closure Information-The latest information on closures provided by RI DEM. then northwesterly following the shoreline to the beginning point. The waters and intertidal foreshore of Green Bay, Nelson Island north of a line drawn from a point of land at 49°42.60' north latitude and 124°04.93' west longitude, thence true easterly to a point on land on the opposite shore at 49°42.60' north latitude and 124°04.75' west longitude. AREA 11: Three Tree Point, Redondo Beach, and Les Davis. [NAD83], The waters and intertidal foreshore of the unnamed bay, locally known as Long Bay, immediately east of Potter Point, Tucker Bay, Lasqueti Island. INSIDE WATERS - Generally open May 1 to September 30, for Areas 13 to 19 and Subareas 12-1 to 12-13, 12-15 to 12-48, 20-5 to 20-7 and 29-5. then to 49°38.600'N 124°13.500'W in water then to 49°31.123'N 123°59.107'W Tattenham Ledge Light Buoy then to 49°33.750'N 124°20.700'W in water to harvest shellfish from that area. [NAD83], The waters and inter-tidal foreshore east of the unnamed islet located on the east side of Agamemnon Channel, inside a line drawn from the northernmost point of the islet at 49° 43.44' north latitude and 124°02.15' west longitude, thence true east to a point on land on the opposite shore at 49°43.44' north latitude and 124°02.11' west longitude, thence southerly along the inter-tidal foreshore to a point on land at 49°43.38' north latitude and 124°02.16' west longitude, thence true north to the southernmost point of the islet at 49°43.41' north latitude and 124°02.16' west longitude. Wed, 10/28/2020 - 15:56 ... waters to restrict the harvesting of shellfish. then to 49°43.400'N 124°15.000'W in water Eating contaminated shellfish can be life threatening! begins at 50°11.423'N 123°56.284'W shoreline You're responsible for understanding the regulations and restrictions that may affect an open fishery. of the Aquaculture Licence and is approved by the Regional Interdepartmental Committee. Clams: No person shall retain a Manila Clam or Littleneck Clam smaller than 35 mm, nor a Butter Clam smaller than 55 mm. shellfish area closures/ open areas The status of shellfishing areas falls under the administration of several agencies at Town, State, and Federal levels. then to the beginning point. Disclaimer. (1) 300 metres around industrial, municipal and sewage treatment plant outfall discharges an area is officially “closed,” it is both illegal and unsafe Therefore, it is best to check with the Natural Resources Department 508-430-7532 to receive current information regarding shellfishing conditions. [NAD83], The intertidal foreshore of the eastern shore of Narrows Inlet commencing from a point on land at the mouth of the unnamed creek located at 49°41.65' north latitude and 123°47.26' west longitude, thence northerly to Tzoonie Point at 49°42.13' north latitude and 123°47.25' west longitude. then to 50°07.700'N 123°50.100'W in water 10 - The coastwide total annual limit for chinook salmon is 10 from all tidal waters that are open to chinook retention. Area 16 - Sanitary contamination closures Important! Note that the general 3-month winter closure from January 1st to March 31st protects large, mature egg-bearing female prawns as their eggs prepare to hatch and allows the prawn spawning cycle to complete. Because of the risk of sanitary contamination, bivalve shellfish harvesting (for any purpose) This regulation is intended to ensure that if the trap is lost, the section secured by the cord will rot, allowing captive crabs to escape, and preventing the trap from continuing to fish. Snails can also accumulate toxins and pollutants. (3) Anadromous means migrating from the sea up rivers or streams to spawn. All prawns carrying eggs externally on the underside of the tail shall be returned to the water immediately and in the manner that causes the least harm. Jedediah Island G-1. point. then to 49°41.100'N 124°18.750'W in water Public Notification of Shellfish Area Closures. Real-time map of openings and closures of Canadian harvesting areas for bivalve shellfish (mussels, oysters, clams and scallops). The waters and intertidal foreshore of Saltery Bay north of a line drawn across the mouth of the bay from a point of land on the west side of Saltery Bay at 49°46.73' north latitude and 124°10.85' west longitude easterly to a point of land on the east side of the bay at 49°46.75' north latitude and 124°10.25' west longitude. It is illegal to use any mechanical apparatus or dredge for harvesting clams. 1-800-232-4733 or 207-624-7727 . Combined daily limit for Dungeness crab, red rock crab, box crab, Puget Sound king crab and all other king crab is 4. contamination closures in this area. then to 49°38.900'N 123°50.700'W in water Shellfish harvesting contamination in the Pacific Region. Make sure you also check for biotoxin 8 - The possession limit for all salmon from all waters is twice the daily limit. From 50°09.876'N 123°51.013'W Malibu Rapids Keeping your chinook salmon? The shellfish you harvest and eat should always come from an open area. Any fishing gear that interferes with safe navigation can be removed under the Navigation Protection Act. The waters of Subarea 16-11 that lie inside a line that: This includes traps tied to a boat or dock or fished from shore. [NAD83]. For a written description of Areas please see the Pacific Fishery Management Area Regulations 2007. planning to harvest and to find out if the species you wish to harvest is open in that area. The waters and intertidal foreshore of Squitty Bay, at the east end of Lasqueti Island, inside a line drawn across the entrance to the bay starting from a point on the north side at 49°27.18' north latitude and 124°09.90' west longitude and, thence due south to a point on the south side. Lingcod: Fillets, including the tail, must meet the minimum "head off" size limit of 53 cm. Maine Biotoxin and Shellfish Sanitation Hotline. then to 49°51.667'N 124°00.527'W shoreline, Those waters of Subarea 16-18 that lie inside a line that: NSW Shellfish Program harvest areas can be viewed in the Fisheries NSW Spatial Data Portal. begins at 50°07.948'N 123°51.051'W shoreline No sharp-pointed instruments are permitted for harvesting crab. [NAD83], The waters and intertidal foreshore of Secret Cove, Sechelt Peninsula, lying inside a line drawn from the point on the mainland nearest the northwest tip of Turnagain Island to the northwest tip of Turnagain Island, thence along the western shoreline of the island to the most southerly point on the said island, and thence southeast to the mainland opposite. Boundaries. Rot Cord - All crab traps must have a section in the top or sidewall that has been secured by a single length of untreated cotton twine no greater than No. Reminder: Until further notice, in order to be consistent with current border closure in effect for COVID-19, DFO will not be issuing recreational licences to non-residents. County(s) Brevard. Pacific Region. then to 50°11.150'N 123°56.600'W in water It is prohibited to possess female Red Rock crab, The waters of Gunboat Bay inside a line from the B.C. then to 49°36.100'N 124°06.000'W in water You will need permission to harvest oysters from marked oyster farms. [NAD83], The waters and intertidal foreshore of Halfmoon Bay lying inside a line drawn from the eastern tip of the unnamed island immediately east of Jeddah Point to the unnamed point in line with the south end of the Redroofs bridge. Pamlico River Area / Goose Creek Area. The waters and intertidal foreshore of Porpoise Bay, Sechelt Inlet, extending from a point on shore at the southern boundary of Porpoise Bay Provincial Park at 49°30.25' north latitude and 123°45.00' west longitude thence southerly along the foreshore to the dock at 49°29.40' north latitude and 123°44.95' west longitude thence westerly to the headland on the opposite shore at 49°29.45' north latitude and 123°45.75' west longitude thence northerly along the foreshore to a point on shore at 49°29.75' north latitude and 123°46.05' west longitude [NAD 83]. beaches, fishery officers are concerned about shellfish harvesters who may be unaware they are risking their lives by disobeying closures. ODA will continue to test for shellfish toxins weekly, as tides permit. Species includes: Pacific cod, Pacific tomcod, pollock and hake but does not include lingcod. Generally, staff from the DMR Growing Area program (water quality) will contact towns four weeks in advance of a classification change providing time for local management. Pender Harbour, east of a line from Henry Point at 49°37.878'N and 124°03.443'W to Francis Peninsula at 49°37.497'N and 124°03.443'W. °, The intertidal foreshore of Churchill Bay, Francis Peninsula, lying within a 200 m radius of the northernmost point of the bay. Harvesting of herring roe from marine plants or plants placed in the water for the purpose of harvesting herring roe is prohibited. begins at 49°44.800'N 123°54.417'W Skookumchuk Narrows Sanitary contamination closures (closed to shellfish harvesting) 16-1: Closed to All Bivalve Species: 16.8 Halfmoon Bay, Sechelt Inlet; 16.2 Secret Cove, Sechelt Peninsula; 16-2: Closed to All Bivalve Species: 16.5 Churchill Bay, Francis Peninsula; 16-3: Closed to All Bivalve Species: 16-4: Closed to All Bivalve Species: 16.1 Pender Harbour; 16-5 2020 Application for NEW Commercial Shellfish Permit (Must be submitted by May 31st, NO EXCEPTIONS) 2020 Residency Affidavit for Commercial Shellfish Permits; 2020-2021 Family Shellfish License Application (Resident and Non-Resident) Comm Shellfish Permit Ext. Consult your local DFO office for details. In order to avoid the transfer of European green crab, please dispose of any oyster shell harvested from the west coast of Vancouver Island back to the beach from where it came or with your household garbage. Maximum 4 traps or ring nets or combination of these per fisher. On traps with a rigid frame and a freely opening hinged lid the trap lid must be secured by a single length of untreated cotton twine no greater than No. To 49°51.567'N 124°00.786'W Harmony Islands 21. If anyone becomes ill after eating shellfish from an area where a public health warning has been issued: phone Healthline for advice on 0800 61 11 16, or seek medical attention immediately; advise your nearest public health unit Before harvesting shellfish for human consumption, farmers should confirm the status of the relevant harvest area. Seasonal shellfish area closures will take effect at sunrise on Saturday, May 23, and will remain in place until Tuesday, Oct. 13. then to 49°32.250'N 124°16.750'W in water Cooking shellfish does not destroy all biotoxins. Ensure gear is properly marked. If you get sick after eating shellfish. When the halibut season opens in 2021, subject to the border being open, non-residents of Canada wishing to fish and retain halibut in Areas 121, 23 and 123, must obtain their licence from a licence vendor in Canada - view: http://www.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/fm-gp/rec/licence-permis/iap-fai-eng.html; that is, a licence purchased directly over the internet by a non-resident is not valid for halibut fishing in these areas. Download a printable PDF version of this map. Quebec Region. Effective July 18th, 2008, and in accordance with Public Law 2008 Chapter 692, the Department of Marine Resources (DMR) will no longer be posting advertisements in newspapers notifying the public of shellfish harvesting area … then to 49°29.533'N 123°57.240'W Lemburg Point The waters of Subareas 16-1, 16-19 and 16-21 inside a line that: Note - For planning purposes only - for in-season requirements, please see current regulations/restrictions for specific areas, gear and individual species limits, and closures/exceptions. Daylight Hours - It is illegal to set or haul crab traps from one hour after sunset to one hour before sunrise; overnight soaking of traps is allowed. The waters and intertidal foreshore of the small unnamed bay east of Four Mile Point, Sechelt Inlet, the western point at 49°31.40' north latitude and 123°46.60' west longitude, thence easterly to the foot of the boat launching ramp at 49°31.40' north latitude and 123°46.40' west longitude [NAD 83]. It can even be life Avoid transfer of green crab - Harvesters are encouraged to shuck oysters on the beach and leave the shells there, or return oyster shells to the beach from where you collected them whenever possible. Frequently Asked Questions; Shellfish Information Map The waters and intertidal foreshore of northern Nelson Island lying inside of a line drawn from an unnamed point on land at 49°46.47' north latitude and 124°04.04' west longitude, thence westerly across the small bay to an unnamed point on land at 49°46.46' north latitude and 124°04.50' west longitude [NAD83]. then to 49°35.500'N 124°24.500'W in water To 50°09.852'N 123°50.935'W Malibu Rapids. 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