Quotas and Length Restrictions
52. (1) Subject to subsection (2), no person shall catch and retain in any day from the waters set out in column I of an item of the table to this subsection
(a) more landlocked salmon than the fishing quota set out in column II of that item; or
(b) any landlocked salmon the length of which is
(i) less than the minimum length set out in column III of that item, or
(ii) more than the maximum length set out in column IV of that item.
Column I Column II Column III Column IV Item Waters Fishing Quota Minimum Length Maximum Length 1. Inland and tidal waters of Nova Scotia. 2 35 cm 63 cm 2. Inland and tidal waters of New Brunswick. 2 35 cm 63 cm 3. Inland and tidal waters of Prince Edward Island. 1 35 cm 63 cm
(2) No person shall catch and retain in any day more than two landlocked salmon from any combination of waters set out in items 2 to 4 of the table to subsection (1).
- SOR/2001-452, s. 16.
53. Every person who, during the period beginning on April 1 and ending on December 31, catches and retains a landlocked salmon that is 48 cm or more in length shall forthwith affix thereto a blue salmon tag in the manner described in subsection 67(1).
53.1 This Part does not apply in respect of recreational fishing for muskellunge
(a) by angling or with set lines in the waters set out in Schedule IX during the period beginning on January 1 and ending on March 31; or
(b) in the waters set out in section 116.
- SOR/2001-452, s. 17.
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