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Marine Mammal Regulations

Version of section 22 from 2006-03-22 to 2008-04-02:

 No person shall fish for bowhead whales in the waters described in column I of an item of the table to this section

  • (a) during the close time set out in column II of that item; or

  • (b) after notice has been given by a fishery officer that the annual fishing quota set out in column III of that item has been reached.


    ItemColumn IColumn IIColumn III
    WatersClose TimeAnnual Fishing Quota

    The waters of the Beaufort Sea adjacent to the coasts of the Yukon Territory and the Northwest Territories that are enclosed by the coastline and straight lines joining the following points, in the order in which they are listed:

    PointNorth LatitudeWest Longitude
    Apr. 1 to Dec. 31Strike 2 or take 1, whichever occurs first
    2All other watersApril 1 to March 310
  • SOR/2004-263, s. 2
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