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2022 - Snow Crab movement study in the southern Gulf of St. Lawrence

Moncton and Quebec – March 31, 2022

Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) is informing snow crab fish harvesters fishing in the southern Gulf of St. Lawrence that astudy is currently being conducted by DFO Science to better understand the movement of snow crab.

What to do if you capture a tagged snow crab?

The information can be emailed to:, sent by text to (506) 377-2037 or sent by mail to the following address:

DFO Crustaceans Section
P.O. Box 5030, Moncton, New Brunswick
E1C 9B6

For more information:

Stephanie Boudreau
Sciences Branch, Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Moncton, New Brunswick
(506) 377-2037

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