Maritime Provinces Fishery Regulations (SOR/93-55)

Regulations are current to 2017-11-06 and last amended on 2011-02-10. Previous Versions

SCHEDULE V(Sections 24 and 41)

Gaspereau Close Times

ItemColumn IColumn IIColumn IIIColumn IV
WatersMethodYearly Close TimeWeekly Close Time
Nova Scotia
1Tidal waters of Kings County and that portion of Hants County west of the West Hants municipal boundary
  • (a) June 1 to March 14

From 08:00 h each Saturday to 08:00 h on the following Monday
  • (b) Gill nets except drift nets

  • (b) June 1 to March 14

  • (c) Drift nets

  • (c) June 1 to March 14

  • (d) Square nets

  • (d) June 1 to March 14

  • (e) June 1 to March 14

  • (f) June 1 to March 14

2Inland waters of Kings County and that portion of Hants County west of the West Hants municipal boundary
  • (a) June 1 to March 14

From 21:30 h each Friday to 05:30 h on the following Monday
  • (b) Gill nets except drift nets

  • (b) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (c) Drift nets

  • (c) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (d) Square nets

  • (d) June 1 to March 14

  • (e) June 1 to March 14

  • (f) June 1 to March 14

3Tidal waters of Digby, Yarmouth and Shelburne Counties
  • (a) June 1 to March 14

From 08:00 h each Friday to 08:00 h on the following Sunday
  • (b) Gill nets except drift nets

  • (b) June 1 to March 14

  • (c) Drift nets

  • (c) June 1 to March 14

  • (d) Square nets

  • (d) June 1 to March 14

  • (e) June 1 to March 14

  • (f) June 1 to March 14

4Inland waters of Digby, Yarmouth and Shelburne Counties
  • (a) June 1 to March 14

From 08:00 h each Friday to 08:00 h on the following Sunday
  • (b) Gill nets except drift nets

  • (b) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (c) Drift nets

  • (c) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (d) Square nets

  • (d) June 1 to March 14

  • (e) June 1 to March 14

  • (f) June 1 to March 14

5Tidal waters of Queens and Lunenburg Counties
  • (a) July 11 to March 14

From 08:00 h each Friday to 08:00 h on the following Sunday
  • (b) Gill nets except drift nets

  • (b) June 1 to March 14

  • (c) Drift nets

  • (c) June 1 to March 14

  • (d) Square nets

  • (d) June 1 to March 14

  • (e) June 1 to March 14

  • (f) June 1 to March 14

6Inland waters of Queens County
  • (a) July 11 to March 14

From 21:30 h each Thursday to 10:00 h on the following Sunday and from 21:30 h each day to 10:00 h the next day, Sunday through Thursday
  • (b) Gill nets except drift nets

  • (b) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (c) Drift nets

  • (c) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (d) Square nets

  • (d) June 1 to March 14

  • (e) June 1 to March 14

  • (f) June 1 to March 14

7Inland waters of Lunenburg County
  • (a) July 11 to March 14

From 08:00 h each Friday to 08:00 h on the following Sunday
  • (b) Gill nets except drift nets

  • (b) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (c) Drift nets

  • (c) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (d) Square nets

  • (d) June 1 to March 14

  • (e) June 1 to March 14

  • (f) June 1 to March 14

8Tidal waters of Inverness County and that portion of Victoria County west of Cape North that borders on the Gulf of St. Lawrence
  • (a) July 11 to March 14

From 18:00 h each Friday to 18:00 h on the following Sunday
  • (b) Gill nets except drift nets

  • (b) July 11 to March 14

  • (c) Drift nets

  • (c) July 11 to March 14

  • (d) Square nets

  • (d) July 11 to March 14

  • (e) July 11 to March 14

  • (f) July 11 to March 14

9Inland waters of Inverness County and Victoria County flowing into the Gulf of St. Lawrence west of Cape North, not referred to in items 10 and 11
  • (a) July 11 to March 14

From 18:00 h each Friday to 18:00 h on the following Sunday
  • (b) Gill nets except drift nets

  • (b) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (c) Drift nets

  • (c) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (d) Square nets

  • (d) July 11 to March 14

  • (e) July 11 to March 14

  • (f) July 11 to March 14

10Southwest Margaree River, from the Highway 19 bridge at Southwest Margaree upstream to Lake Ainslie
  • (a) July 1 to March 14

From 18:00 h each Saturday to 08:00 h on the following Monday
  • (b) Gill nets except drift nets

  • (b) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (c) Drift nets

  • (c) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (d) Square nets

  • (d) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (e) July 1 to March 14

  • (f) July 1 to March 14

11Inland waters of the Margaree River, the Northeast Margaree River and the Southwest Margaree River downstream from the Highway 19 bridge at Southwest Margaree
  • (a) July 1 to March 14

From 18:00 h each Friday to 18:00 h on the following Sunday
  • (b) Gill nets except drift nets

  • (b) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (c) Drift nets

  • (c) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (d) Square nets

  • (d) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (e) July 1 to March 14

  • (f) July 1 to March 14

12Tidal waters of those portions of the Counties of Antigonish, Colchester, Cumberland and Pictou that border on Northumberland Strait
  • (a) July 11 to March 14

From 14:00 h each Friday to 14:00 h on the following Sunday
  • (b) Gill nets except drift nets

  • (b) July 11 to March 14

  • (c) Drift nets

  • (c) July 11 to March 14

  • (d) Square nets

  • (d) July 11 to March 14

  • (e) July 11 to March 14

  • (f) July 11 to March 14

13Inland waters of Antigonish, Pictou, Colchester and Cumberland Counties
  • (a) July 11 to March 14

From 14:00 h each Friday to 14:00 h on the following Sunday
  • (b) Gill nets except drift nets

  • (b) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (c) Drift nets

  • (c) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (d) Square nets

  • (d) July 11 to March 14

  • (e) July 11 to March 14

  • (f) July 11 to March 14

14Tidal waters of Nova Scotia not referred to items 1 to 13
  • (a) July 11 to March 14

From 08:00 h each Friday to 08:00 h on the following Sunday
  • (b) Gill nets except drift nets

  • (b) July 11 to March 14

  • (c) Drift nets

  • (c) July 11 to March 14

  • (d) Square nets

  • (d) July 11 to March 14

  • (e) July 11 to March 14

  • (f) July 11 to March 14

15Inland waters of Nova Scotia not referred to in items 1 to 13
  • (a) July 11 to March 14

From 08:00 h each Friday to 08:00 h on the following Sunday
  • (b) Gill nets except drift nets

  • (b) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (c) Drift nets

  • (c) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (d) Square nets

  • (d) July 11 to March 14

  • (e) July 11 to March 14

  • (f) July 11 to March 14

New Brunswick
16Tidal waters of that portion of New Brunswick that borders on the Gulf of St. Lawrence and Northumberland Strait not referred to in item 17
  • (a) July 1 to May 14

From 12:00 h each Friday to 18:00 h on the following Sunday
  • (b) Gill nets except drift nets

  • (b) July 1 to May 14

  • (c) Drift nets

  • (c) July 1 to May 14

  • (d) Square nets

  • (d) July 1 to May 14

  • (e) July 1 to May 14

  • (f) July 1 to May 14

17Tidal waters of the Miramichi River
  • (a) June 16 to May 14

From 12:00 h each Friday to 18:00 h on the following Sunday
  • (b) Gill nets except drift nets

  • (b) June 16 to May 14

  • (c) Drift nets

  • (c) June 16 to May 14

  • (d) Square nets

  • (d) June 16 to May 14

  • (e) June 16 to May 14

  • (f) June 16 to May 14

18Inland waters of New Brunswick that flow into the Gulf of St. Lawrence and Northumberland Strait
  • (a) July 1 to Dec. 31

From 12:00 h each Friday to 18:00 h on the following Sunday
  • (b) Gill nets except drift nets

  • (b) July 1 to Dec. 31

  • (c) Drift nets

  • (c) July 1 to Dec. 31

  • (d) Square nets

  • (d) July 1 to Dec. 31

  • (e) July 1 to Dec. 31

  • (f) July 1 to Dec. 31

19Tidal waters of that portion of New Brunswick that borders on the Bay of Fundy
  • (a) July 1 to Dec. 31

From 12:00 h each Friday to 08:00 h on the following Sunday
  • (b) Gill nets except drift nets

  • (b) July 1 to Dec. 31

  • (c) Drift nets

  • (c) July 1 to Dec. 31

  • (d) Square nets

  • (d) July 1 to Dec. 31

  • (e) July 1 to Dec. 31

  • (f) July 1 to Dec. 31

20Inland waters of New Brunswick that flow into the Bay of Fundy
  • (a) July 1 to Dec. 31

From 12:00 h each Friday to 08:00 h on the following Sunday
  • (b) Gill nets except drift nets

  • (b) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (c) Drift nets

  • (c) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (d) Square nets

  • (d) July 1 to Dec. 31

  • (e) July 1 to Dec. 31

  • (f) July 1 to Dec. 31

Prince Edward Island
21Tidal waters of Prince Edward Island
  • (a) July 1 to April 30

From 08:00 h each Saturday to 08:00 h on the following Monday
  • (b) Gill nets except drift nets

  • (b) July 1 to April 30

  • (c) Drift nets

  • (c) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (d) Square nets

  • (d) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (e) July 1 to April 30

  • (f) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

22Inland waters of Prince Edward Island
  • (a) July 1 to April 30

From 08:00 h each Saturday to 08:00 h on the following Monday
  • (b) Gill nets except drift nets

  • (b) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (c) Drift nets

  • (c) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (d) Square nets

  • (d) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (e) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • (f) Jan. 1 to Dec. 31

  • SOR/2001-452, s. 39.
 
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