Quebec region

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Quebec region convictions under the Fisheries Act
Name and Place of Residence Charge Information (Section & Description) Species Penalties, Forfeitures, Prohibitions or Orders Dates of Conviction
Étienne Arseneau
(Grande-Entrée)
Possession of Atlantic surf clams less than 90 mm in length Atlantic surf clam $150 2020-03-04
Todd Burke
(Grosse-Île)
Possession of lobster less than 83 mm in length Lobster $1,000 2020-03-04
Denis A. Cyr
(Grande-Entrée)
Did not maintained a distance of at least one-half nautical mile between his vessel and the gear attached from any previously set gear  Groundfish $800 2020-03-04
Sylvio Cyr
(Grande-Entrée)
Possession of lobster less than 83 mm in length Lobster $2,200 2020-03-04
Émile Éloquin
(Havres-aux-Maisons)
Failure to remove fishing gear from the water prior to the start of the closed time Lobster $750  and forfeiture of a line of seven (7) lobster traps 2020-03-04
Gilbert Pascal Longuépée
(Grande-Entrée)
Possession of a female lobster carrying eggs Lobster $950 2020-03-04
Donald Poirier
(Havre-aux-Maisons)
Failing to comply with conditions of license by failing to present their tag book to a Fishery Officer. Lobster $1,000 2020-03-04
Donald Poirier
(Havre-aux-Maisons)
Failing to comply with conditions of license by not having a complete, legible and up-to-date tag book on board the vessel. Lobster $1,000 2020-03-04
Donald Poirier
(Havre-aux-Maisons)
Failed to comply with his conditions of license by carrying on board his vessel fishing gear without a valid tag Lobster $500 2020-03-04
Jean-Marc Arseneau
(Havre-aux-Maisons)
Having contravened the conditions of his permit by not respecting the minimum one-hour time limit of 3 entry calls Snow crab $500 2020-02-05
Stephane Daraîche
(Cap-Chat)
Having fished and retained Atlantic cod while the quota is zero (0) Atlantic cod $1,245 and forfeiture of seized items and fish 2020-02-05
Normand F. Déraspe
(Grande-Entrée)
Fishing with lobster traps with an exit sign height of less than 89 mm Lobster $700 and forfeiture of one (1) lobster trap 2020-02-05
Angelo Dupuis
(Saint-Anne-des-Monts)
Fished for lobster during a closed time Lobster $750 2020-02-05
Michel Dupuis
(St-Anne des Monts)
Failed to comply with his conditions of license by not respecting the time mentioned in his call to go out to sea Snow crab $500 2020-02-05
Denis Éloquin
(Éang-du-Nord)
Possession of snow crab less than 95 mm in width Snow crab $5,000 2020-02-05
Firmin Gagné
(La Martre)
Having fished and retained Atlantic cod while the quota is zero (0) Atlantic cod $1,270 and forfeiture of seized items and fish 2020-02-05
Steeve Gagné
(La Martre)
Having fished and retained Atlantic cod while the quota is zero (0) Atlantic cod $885 and forfeiture of seized items and fish 2020-02-05
Thérèse Kenney
(Ste-Anne-des-Monts)
Having fished and retained Atlantic cod while the quota is zero (0) Atlantic cod $1,240, forfeiture of seized items and fish and a 3-year ban on being on the wharves or banks of the Lower St. Lawrence and Gaspé peninsula 2020-02-05
Jérome Miousse
(Fatima)
Possession of Atlantic surf clams less than 90 mm in length Atlantic surf clam $400 2020-02-05
Daniel Poirier
(Cap-aux-Meules)
Possession of Atlantic surf clams less than 90 mm in length Atlantic surf clam $400 2020-02-05
Robert Poirier
(Étang-du-Nord)
Fishing lobster traps with a rectangular escape mechanism less than 47 mm high. Lobster $200 2020-02-05
Robert Beaudoin (Lourdes de Blanc-Sablon) No person carrying on an activity that is authorized under a licence shall contravene or derogate from the terms and conditions of the licence. The rope between main buoy and the trap was floating on the surface. Snow crab $750 2020-01-24
Stephane Bond Obstructing Fishery Officers in the performance of their duties N/A $500 2020-01-24
Francis Cormier (Sept-Îles) Fishing for lobster without holding a licence authorizing fishing for this species and possession of 3 lobsters less than 83 mm in length Lobster $1,500 2020-01-24
Martin Élément (Sept-Îles) Fishing groundfish during a closed time Atlantic Halibut $750 2020-01-24
Marcelle Jenniss (Sept-Îles) Possession of four Atlantic halibut less than 85 cm in length Atlantic Halibut $900 and forfeiture of fish valued at $264.53 2020-01-24
Jean-Richard Joncas (Lourdes de Blanc-Sablon) No person carrying on an activity that is authorized under a licence shall contravene or derogate from the terms and conditions of the licence. The rope between main buoy and the trap was floating on the surface. Snow crab $750 2020-01-24
Stephan Vaillancourt (Mingan) Fishing for lobster without holding a license authorizing fishing for this species and possession of 3 lobsters less than 83 mm in length. Lobster $1,500 2020-01-24
Norbert Duguay
(Saint-Francois-de-Pabos)
Catching and retaining snow crab during a herring fishing expedition Snow crab $3,000 and forfeiture of snow crab 2020-01-23
Tommy Hautcoeur (Sainte-Thérese-de-Gaspé) Possession of snow crab less than 95 mm in width and female snow crab Snow crab $5,500 and forfeiture of snow crab 2020-01-23
Jocelyn Levesque
(Newport)
Fishing lobster with one trap without a valid tag and six extra traps. Lobster $2,000, confiscation of lobster traps and prohibition to fish lobster on the first day of the 2020 season 2020-01-23
Edmond Guy Traverse
(Newport)
Caught and retained more than 5 cod in a single day (recreational fishery) Cod $690 and forfeiture of cod 2020-01-23
René Durette
(New Richmond)
Have taken and kept, during the same day, a quantity of more than 300 clams (recreational fishery). Soft shell clam $500 2020-01-23
René Durette
(New Richmond)
Having wasted clams suitable for human consumption (recreational fishery). Soft shell clam $500 2020-01-23
Pierrot English (Gaspé) Used or had on board the vessel fishing nets with a mesh size of less than 152 mm. Greenland halibut $1,000 and confiscation of seized gear 2020-01-20
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