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Arctic Region Variation Order 2021-001

Revoked by: Arctic Region Variation Order 2021-009

The Regional Director General of the Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada for the Arctic Region, pursuant to paragraph 43(1)(m) of the Fisheries Act and to subsection 6 (1) of the Fishery (General) Regulations, hereby revokes the Arctic Region Variation Order No. 2020-011 issued on October 28, 2020 and makes the annexed Order varying the sport fishing daily catch and possession limits for certain species in certain waters of the Northwest Territories.

Issued at Rankin Inlet, NU, On March 26, 2021.

Gabriel Nirlungnayuq
Regional Director General
Central and Arctic Region

Order varying the quota for Narwhal in the Nunavut Settlement Area

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Annual fishing quota
1. Arctic Bay - Admiralty Inlet Management Unit 195
2. Broughton Island (Qikiqtarjuaq) - East Baffin Island Management Unit 120
3. Pond Inlet - Eclipse Sound Management Unit 190
4. Clyde River - East Baffin Island Management Unit 70
5. Iqaluit and Pangnirtung - East Baffin Island Management Unit Total cumulative catch: 60
6. Repulse Bay (Naujaat), Coral Harbour, Chesterfield Inlet, Rankin Inlet, Whale Cove, Arviat, Baker Lake, Cape Dorset (Kinngait), Lake Harbour (Kimmirut), Hall Beach (Sanirajak), and Igloolik - Northern Hudson Bay Management Unit Total cumulative catch: 147
7. Resolute Bay, Spence Bay (Taloyoak), Gjoa Haven, Pelly Bay (Kugaaruk), Cambridge Bay, Igloolik, Hall Beach (Sanirajak), and Kugluktuk - Somerset Island Management Unit Total cumulative catch: 450
8. Grise Fiord 153
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