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Gulf region convictions under the Fisheries Act
Name and Place of Residence Charge Information
(Section & Description)
Species Penalties, Forfeitures, Prohibitions or Orders Dates of Conviction
Lawrence “Randy” Gallant
Fortune Cove, PEI
Fishery General Regulations 22(7) – Failing to have a valid tag attached to the frame of rock crab traps. Rock Crab $1,000.00 fine 2017-06-27
Fishery General Regulations 22(7) – Failing to have a biodegradable escape mechanism installed in the mesh of rock crab traps.   $750.00 fine  
Wendall Ryan Timmons
Pleasant Bay N.S.
Atlantic Fisheries Regulations 14 (1)(a) - Fishing for any species of fish set out in Schedule I to the Atlantic Fishery Regulations, without holding a fisher’s registration card. Snow Crab $500.00 fine 2017-06-22
Fisheries Act 63(1): Providing a false or misleading statement to a Fishery Officer who was carrying out duties. $200.00 fine
Louis Hebert,
Saint-Louis-de-Kent, NB
Daniel J. Hebert
Kouchibougac, NB
Fisheries (General) Regulations 22(7) – Failure to comply with a condition of the licence: fish for snow crab in an unauthorized area. Snow Crab $3,000.00 fine and forfeiture of the one seized crab trap 2017-06-20
Paul Ellis,
Ellerslie, PEI
Fishery General Regulations 22(7) - Failure to contact the Department of Fisheries & Oceans Vessel Hail System at least ten hours prior to departing for a fishing trip. Groundfish (Atlantic halibut) $1,000.00 fine 2017-06-06
Cory Sark
Lennox Island, PEI
Aboriginal Communal Fishing Licence 7- Failure to contact the Department of Fisheries & Oceans Vessel Hail System at least ten hours prior to departing for a fishing trip. Groundfish (Atlantic halibut) $1,000.00 fine 2017-06-06
Gary Francis
Lennox Island, PEI
Aboriginal Communal Fishing Licence 7 - Failure to contact the Department of Fisheries & Oceans Vessel Hail System at least ten hours prior to departing for a fishing trip. Groundfish (Atlantic halibut) $1,000.00 fine 2017-06-06