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Pacific Fishery Regulations, 1993

Version of section 57 from 2022-09-27 to 2024-05-28:

  •  (1) No person shall fish for salmon in the waters set out in column I of the table to this section during the close time set out in column II from a vessel where the aggregate length of gill net on the drum or drums of the vessel and in the water is greater than the net length set out in column III.


    ItemColumn IColumn IIColumn III
    WatersClose TimeNet Length
    1Stikine RiverAll Year135 m
    2Subarea 23-1
    • (a) Aug. 14 to Sept. 30

    • (a) 183 m

    • (b) Oct. 1 to Aug. 13

    • (b) 375 m

    3Area 22
    • (a) Jan. 1 to Sept. 30

    • (a) 183 m

    • (b) Oct. 1 to Dec. 31

    • (b) 375 m

    4Area 20All Year550 m
    5Any waters not referred to in items 1 to 4All Year375 m
  • (2) No person who is fishing for salmon shall

    • (a) set a gill net in the water and leave it unattended; or

    • (b) use an anchored gill net in any waters except those of Subarea 10-11 or the Taku or Stikine Rivers.

  • (3) [Repealed, SOR/97-365, s. 1]

  • (4) [Repealed, SOR/94-391, s. 4]

  • SOR/94-391, s. 4
  • SOR/97-365, s. 1
  • SOR/2022-196, s. 21

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