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
Fernand Bell
(Port-Cartier)
Obstruction of fishery officers in the performance of their duties (recreational fishing) N/A $1,000 2019-05-14
Frédéric St-Laurent
(Baie-Comeau)
Collecting shellfish in a closed area (recreational fishing) Soft shell clam $500 2019-04-10
Georges St-Laurent
(Chute-aux-Outardes)
Collecting shellfish in a closed area (recreational fishing) Soft shell clam $500 2019-04-10
Éric Thibault
(Baie-comeau)
Collecting shellfish in a closed area (recreational fishing) Soft shell clam $500 2019-04-10
Roger Bourgeois
(Bassin)
Lobster poaching Lobster $2,250 2019-04-03
Christopher Clark
(Grosse-Île)
Failure to complete a logbook and failing to produce valid license conditions during an inspection Atlantic Halibut $500 2019-04-03
Clint Clarke
(Grosse-Île)
Possession of lobster claws detached from the shell (with prior convictions for similar infractions) Lobster $2,000
Licence suspension (first three days of the season)
2019-04-03
Emilien Duclos (Fatima) Fishing without valid license conditions Mackerel $750 2019-04-03
Fidèle Leblanc
(Étang-du-Nord)
Sale of clams without a commercial license Clam $750 2019-04-03
Réjean Vigneau
(Étang-du-Nord)
Possession of mackerel smaller than the legal limit Mackerel $500 2019-04-03
Rodrigue Vigneau
(Bassin)
Lobster poaching Lobster $2,250 2019-04-03
Sylvain Vigneau (Bassin) Exceeding the daily limit for recreational shellfish harvest Atlantic Surf Clam $350 2019-04-03