April 26, 2020

The Fisheries Resource Conservation Council (FRCC) will hold public consultations to gather information from stakeholders on the groundfish stocks (cod, haddock, yellowtail flounder) of Georges Bank (area 5Z) . This information will assist the Council in making recommendations on conservation requirements for this year to the Minister of Fisheries and Oceans.

The FRCC team will hold a consultation session:

May 9, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia
Rodd’s Grand Hotel
The meeting will begin at 9:00 am.

Stakeholders and media are invited to attend.

The Council has also prepared a letter to stakeholders in the Georges Bank groundfish fishery which is attached to this advisory.

For information:

FRCC Secretariat
(613) 998-0433