Soft-Shell Crab Closures - Offshore

DFO advises that, in accordance with the soft-shell crab protocol, the following grids are closed to fishing snow crab as of midnight on the dates referenced below due to a high incidence of soft-shell crab. As such, all crab pots must be removed from these grids.


2020 Soft-Shell Crab Closures - Offshore
NAFO Division Crab Fishing Area Grid quadrant Closure Date
3N 3N 200 AB 33 July 10, 2020
3N 3N 200 AC 33 July 10, 2020
3K 4 AA 41 June 3, 2020