Language selection

Search

Quebec region

To report suspicious fishing activity or habitat violations, please complete the Poaching Alert online form or call the 24-hour Poaching Alert toll-free line at  1-800-463-9057.

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
Martin Dubé
(Longue-Rive)
Fishing for lobster without a license. Lobster $500 2022-06-15
Having fished lobster during the closed season. Lobster $2,300 2022-06-15
To have fished lobster other than by boat and by means of a trap. Lobster $500 2022-06-15
Possession of lobster claws and tails. Lobster $500 2022-06-15
Possession of female lobsters carrying eggs. Lobster $3,750 2022-06-15
Possession of lobster under the legal size. Lobster $1,000 2022-06-15
Obstructing fishery officers in the performance of their duties. Lobster $1,000 2022-06-15
Marc-Antoine Girard (Forestville) Fishing for lobster without a license. Lobster $500 2022-06-15
Having fished lobster during the closed season. Lobster $2,300 2022-06-15
To have fished lobster other than by boat and by means of a trap. Lobster $500 2022-06-15
Possession of lobster claws and tails. Lobster $500 2022-06-15
Possession of female lobsters carrying eggs. Lobster $3,750 2022-06-15
Possession of lobster under the legal size. Lobster $1,100 2022-06-15
Obstructing fishery officers in the performance of their duties. Lobster $1,000 2022-06-15
Frederick Henry
(Carleton)
Failing to keep a true record of his fishing activities in his logbook. Atlantic halibut $750 2022-05-30
Charles Lapierre
(Nouvelle)
Illegally caught and kept clams smaller than the regulation size of 51 mm. Soft-shell clam $400 and confiscation of small clams 2022-05-30
Marius Lapierre
(Nouvelle)
Illegally caught and kept clams smaller than the regulation size of 51 mm. Soft-shell clam $400 and confiscation of small clams 2022-05-30
Stéphanie Lavoie-Proulx
(Maria)
Exceeding the quota limit established for one day of recreational clam fishing. Soft-shell clam $350 and forfeiture of seized clams 2022-05-30
Illegally catching and retaining clams smaller than the legal size of 51 mm. Soft-shell clam $300 and forfeiture of small clams 2022-05-30
Martial Leblanc
(St-Omer)
Illegally taking and keeping clams in an area closed by a prohibition order due to contamination. Soft-shell clam $600 and forfeiture of clams and items seized 2022-05-30
Bruno Savoie
(Nouvelle)
Illegally taking and keeping clams in an area closed by a prohibition order due to contamination. Soft-shell clam $600 and forfeiture of clams and items seized 2022-05-30
Sylvain Mario Roussy
(Sainte-Thérèse)
Possession of snow crab less than 95 mm in width. Snow crab $4,200 and forfeiture of seized snow crab 2022-05-11
Real Sweeney
(Newport)
Failed to comply with licence conditions by failing to hail in within the appropriate time. Mackerel $500 2022-05-11
Odette Gaudet
(Baie-Johan-Beetz)
Carried out a fishing activity without licence conditions authorizing the activity. Herring $1,000 2022-05-03
Nathalie Bobbitt
(Kegaska)
Contravened a licence condition by failing to use appropriately colour-coded rope. Lobster $750 2022-04-12
Roger Marie Landry
(Havre-Saint-Pierre)

Possession of fish caught in contravention of the Act or Regulations.

Fished for lobster other than from a vessel and with a lobster trap.

Lobster $1,900 2022-04-12
Jimmy Poirier
(Rivière-au-Tonnerre)
Fished for Greenland halibut during a close time. Greenland halibut $7,000 and forfeiture of $4,804.88 2022-04-12
Samuel Thirnish
(Sept-Îles)
Used a rope over 6.4 metres in length between the primary and secondary buoy. Snow crab $1,500 2022-04-12
Bertrand Vigneault
(Havre-Saint-Pierre)

Failed to comply with licence conditions by fishing (hunting) a species not authorized under the licence.

Hunted seal for personal use in Area 16, other than with a shotgun and rifled slugs.

Harbour seal $1,000 2022-04-12
Albéric Cyr
(Havre-aux-Maisons)
Possessed lobster traps on board vessel during a close time. Lobster $800 2022-04-04
Vincent Turbide
(Havre-aux-Maisons)
Possessed lobster traps on board vessel during a close time. Lobster $800 2022-04-04
Antoine Arseneau
(Havre-aux-Maisons)
Possessed lobster traps on board vessel during a close time. Lobster $800 2022-04-04
Jeffrey Arseneau
(Havre-aux-Maisons)
Possessed lobster traps on board vessel during a close time. Lobster $800 2022-04-04
Jason W T Clarke
(Grosse-île)
Failed to report the loss of fishing gear. Lobster $500 and forfeiture of a line of 7 lobster traps 2022-04-04
Kyle Clarke
(Grosse-île)
Possessed fishing gear without a valid tag on board vessel. Lobster $750 2022-04-04
Marcel Dickson
(Grosse-île)
Failed to submit logbooks to Fisheries and Oceans Canada within 7 days of fishing trips. Mackerel $1,500 2022-04-04
Pascal Boucher
(Chandler)
Illegally captured and retained blue mussels in an area placed under a closure order due to contamination. Blue mussel $300 and forfeiture of seized blue mussels 2022-03-22
Joël Durette
(New-Richmond)
Exceeded the quota limit for one day of recreational clam fishing Soft-shell clam (recreational fishery) $500 2022-03-08
Date modified: