Order varying the close times and quotas for commercial fishing in certain waters of Nunavut - Schedule V (2018)

The Regional Director General of the Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada for the Central and Arctic Region, pursuant to paragraph 43(m) of the Fisheries Act and to subsection 6 (1) of the Fishery (General) Regulations, hereby revokes Variation Order NU-2017/2018 V-004 and makes the annexed Order varying the close time(s) and/or quota(s) for commercial fishing in certain waters of Nunavut as set out in the Schedule to this Order. 

Dale Nicholson                                                                                               
A/Regional Director General
Central and Arctic Region
Fisheries and Oceans Canada

{WAITING FOR DATE}

Order varying the close times and quotas for commercial fishing in certain waters of Nunavut

Short Title

  1. This Order may be cited as the Central and Arctic Region Variation Order, NU-2018/2019 V-001.

Variation

  1. The close time for commercial fishing in certain waters in Nunavut as fixed by subsection 18 (1) (b) of the Northwest Territories Fishery Regulations, as set out in Column IV of each item in Schedule V, thereto, is hereby varied so that no person shall fish in any waters set out in Column I of an item of Schedule V for any species of fish set out in Column II, during the close time set out in Column IV in the Schedule attached to this Order.
  2. The quota for commercial fishing in certain waters in Nunavut as fixed by subsection 19 (1) of the Northwest Territories Fishery Regulations, as set out in Column V of each item in Schedule V thereto, is hereby varied so that no person shall fish in the waters set out in column I of an item of Schedule V after the time specified in a notice issued by the Regional Director General or a fishery officer stating that the quota set out in Column V of that item has been or is about to be reached of that item in the Schedule attached to this Order.

Coming Into Force

  1. This Order shall come into force on the date of signature and remains in force, unless otherwise varied. 

Schedule V (ss 17, 18, and 19)
Species, mesh sizes, closed seasons and quotas for commercial fishing

Region IV – Central Arctic
Column I
Waters
Column II
Species
Column III
Mesh Size (in millimetres)
Column IV
Closed Seasons
Column V
Quota -
(in Kilograms
round weight)
2. Arrowsmith River (68° 23’ N, 90° 17’ W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 1,000
3. Becher River (68-45N, 90-08W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 1,000
7. Curtis River (Committee Bay) (67° 12’ N, 87° 28’ W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 4,500
9. Ekalluk River (69° 25’ N, 106° 17’ W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 20,000
13. Halovik River (30 Mile River) (69° 10’ N, 107° 4’ W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 5,000
13.1 Hayes River (67° 8’ N, 95° 17’ W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 4,500
14. Jayco River, Albert Edward Bay (69° 34’ N, 103° 21’ W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 17,000
16.1 Kaleet River (67° 40’ N, 97° 11’ W) Arctic Cisco 63 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 1,000
17. Keith Bay (Committee Bay) (68° 15’ N, 88° 15’ W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 4,500
19. Kitiga Lake (69° 15’ N, 105° 40’ W) Whitefish and Trout 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 6,400
22. Lauchlan River (Byron Bay) (68° 56’ N, 108° 30’ W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 9,100
23. Lord Lindsay Lake (70° 10’ N, 92° 25’ W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 2,500
25 Murchison River (68° 35’ N, 93° 30’ W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 9,100
27. Paliryuak (Surrey) River (69° 27’ N, 106° 40’ W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 9,100
30. Port Parry Area (69° 40’ N, 97° 20’ W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 1,000
33. Stanwell-Fletcher Lake (72° 39’ N, 94° 41’ W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 6,800
49. Mistake Bay (62° 10’ N, 92° 57’ W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 2,300
Region V – Keewatin
Column I
Waters
Column II
Species
Column III
Mesh Size (in millimetres)
Column IV
Closed Seasons
Column V
Quota -
(in Kilograms
round weight)
4. Baker Foreland  (62° 55' N, 90° 48' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 4,600
5. Banks Lake  (63° 10' N, 94° 25' W) Whitefish and Trout 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 1,400
13.1 Button Bay (Churchill Area) (58° 45’ N, 94° 23’ W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 500
16. Chesterfield Inlet (Fish Bay) (63° 19’ N, 90° 45’ W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 4,500
17. Churchill River Area (58° 47’ N, 94° 12’ W) 1:Arctic Char
2:Whitefish
3:Cisco
1: 139
2: 139
3: 63
Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 1:  500
2:  500
3:  500
19. Cleveland River (65° 13’ N, 84° 48’ W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 9,100
20. Copperneedle River (61° 52’ N, 93° 37’ W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 4,500
21. Corbett Inlet (62° 28’ N, 92° 20’ W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 4,500
28. Eskimo Point Area (61° 7' N, 94° 4' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 4,500
29. Ferguson River (62° 3' N, 93° 20' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 3,000
34. Gore Bay Area (66° 19' N, 84° 24' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 3,600
36. Hanway River (63° 32’ N, 92° 23’ W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 2300
39. Josephine River (63° 2' N, 90° 41' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 4,500
51. North Pole River (66° 32' N, 86° 45' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 2,300
55. Parker Lake A (63° 30' N, 95° 15' W) Whitefish and Trout 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 1,900
57. Peter Lake (63° 08’ N, 92° 48’ W) Whitefish and Trout 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 900
59. Pistol Bay (62° 28' N, 92° 44' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 2,300
63. Ranger Seal Bay (63° 45' N, 91° 42' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 9,100
66. Sandy Point (61° 44' N, 93° 15' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 1,400
72. Stoney Point area (63° 51’ N, 92° 48’ W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 6800
75. Thomsen River (Duke of York Bay) (65° 31' N, 85° 15' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 2,300
76. Wallace River (61° 37' N, 93° 41' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 2,300
79. Wilson Bay (62° 18' N, 92° 53' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 3,000
83. Unnamed River (63° 32’ N, 92° 35’ W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 6800
84. Unnamed River (63° 32’ N, 92° 50’ W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 6800
88. Unnamed River (Big River / Barbour Bay) (63° 32N, 92° 27W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018  900
Region VI - Baffin – High Arctic
Column I
Waters
Column II
Species
Column III
Mesh Size (in millimetres)
Column IV
Closed Seasons
Column V
Quota -
(in Kilograms
round weight)
2. Amadjuak Lake (65° 0' N, 71° 0' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 9,100
8. Circle Lake (66° 32' N, 64° 10' W) Arctic Char
(landlocked)
63 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 3,400
11. Coutts Inlet Area (71° 43' N, 76° 2' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 900
18. Gifford River (70° 19' N, 83° 3' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 5,000
21.1 Ijaruvung Lake (66° 43' N, 67° 46' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 2,000
21.3 Ikaliut River (Tay Sound) (71° 58' N, 79° 15' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 2,300
21.8 Iqalujjuaq Fiord (65° 43' N, 64° 51' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 1,400
22. Irvine Inlet (McKeand River Area) (65° 30' N, 68° 0' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 4,500
23.1 Kangisuajuq Lake (64° 38' N, 73° 8' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 2,700
26. Kukaluk River (70° 13' N, 81° 57' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 2,500
31. Nettilling Lake (66° 30' N, 70° 55' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 22,000
32. Nudlung Fiord (Mouth) (68° 21' N, 67° 27' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 4,500
33. Okalik Bay (64° 1' N, 65° 11' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 1,400
33.1 Opingivik Lake (65° 14' N, 67° 22' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 1,000
35. Padle Fiord Area (66° 47' N, 63° 47' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 3,600
37. Paquet Bay River and Lake (71° 38' N, 77° 20' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 1,000
44. Sam Ford Fiord Area (70° 25' N, 71° 40' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 5,500
49. Tundra Lake (66° 36’ N, 64° 08’ W) Arctic char (landlocked) 63 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 2,300
60. Unnamed River and Lake, Kentra Bay (71° 19' N, 74° 19' W) Arctic char (Searun) 139 Dec. 25th to Dec. 31st, 2018 500