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Soft-Shell Crab Closures - Offshore

DFO advises that, in accordance with the soft-shell crab protocol, the following grids are closed to fishing snow crab as of midnight on the dates referenced below due to a high incidence of soft-shell crab. As such, all crab pots must be removed from these grids.


2020 Soft-Shell Crab Closures - Offshore
NAFO Division Crab Fishing Area Grid quadrant Closure Date
3NO 3N200 W37 August 24
3L 3L200 M41 August 24
3L MS N25 August 24
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