SEEN THIS ON FACEBOOK TODAY, knew it was coming with the weather we have been getting,
Jul. 11, 2012
Salmon rivers closing in Zones 3,4,5,13 and 14A
DFO advises anglers that due to extremely low water levels and extremely high water temperatures, the following rivers will close effective one hour after sunset tonight, Wednesday July 11, 2012. Rivers will reopen as conditions improve.
For more information please visit the DFO website at www.nfl.dfo-mpo.gc.ca or call the Angling Line at 709-772-4423.
SFA 3 29. Wild Cove Brook, White Bay 30. Western Arm Brook, White Bay 31. Middle Arm Brook, White Bay 32. Southern Arm Brook, White Bay 33. Baie Verte River & tributaries 34. Woodstock River
SFA 4 35. Burlington River 36. Indian River, Halls Bay including Burnt Berry Brook below falls 37. West River, Halls Bay, including Rowells Brook & Barneys Brook 38. South Brook, Halls Bay & tributary steams 39. Tommys Arm River & tributary stream 40. Northwest Arm Brook 41. Western Arm River 42. Leamington River 43. Charles Brook, Bay of Exploits 44. Northern Arm River, Bay of Exploits 45. Peters River, Bay of Exploits 46. Exploits River tributary streams below Grand Falls fishway, tributaries of mid-Exploits from Grand Falls fishway to Red Indian Lake dam, main stem of mid Exploits from Grand Falls fishway to Red Indian Lake dam, all Exploits watersheds above Red Indian Lake Dam 47. Rattling Brook downstream from the power house 48. Campbellton River and tributaries including Neyles Brook & Indian Arm River & tributary streams 49. Dog Bay Rivers, including Southwest Brook & all tributary streams 50. Gander River tributary streams, Northwest Gander tributary, all other tributaries of the Main Stem and Southwest Gander, waters above the Great Gull Falls on Great Gull River (tributary Northwest Gander), waters above Big Dead Wolf Falls, including Waters and Caribou Brook(tributary Southwest Gander) 51. Ragged Harbour River & tributary streams 52. Anchor Brook 53. Deadmans Bay River & tributary streams 54. Windmill Brook
55. Northwest Brook, Indian Bay 56. Indian Bay River & tributary streams 57. Northwest Brook, Trinity, Bonavista Bay 58. Traverse Brook & tributary streams 59. Middle Brook, including Square Pond Brook & Burnt Pond Brook 60. Gambo River & tributary streams including Mint Brook, Narrows, Triton Brook, Riverhead Brook & Parsons Brook 61. Northwest Brook, Alexander Bay 62. Terra Nova River & tributaries, including Maccies Brook, Georges Brook & Bulls Brook 63. Northwest Brook, Port Blandford & tributary streams 64. Salmon Brook, Port Blandford & tributary streams 65. Southwest Brook, Port Blandford & tributary streams
135. Bear Cover River, including Billys Pond Brook 136. Little Codroy River, including Coopers Brook, Southern Brook & Western Brook 137. Great Codroy River, including Broom Brook, Ryans Brook & Mullchingnic Brook, the North Branch of Great Codroy, including Upper Brook, Lower Brook & Crooked Brook, the South Branch of Great Codroy, including Bullhouse Brook 138. Highlands River & tributary streams 139. Crabbes River & tributary streams 140. (Middle) Barachois River & tributary streams 141. Robinsons River & tributary streams 142. Fischells Brook & tributary streams 143. Flat Bay Brook & tributary streams 144. Little Barachois Brook & tributary streams 145. Southwest and Bottom Brooks & tributary streams 146. Harrys River, including Spruce Brook, Little Georges, Meadows Brook, Pinch Gut River, Stag Hill Brook & Gull Pond Brook 147. Fox Island River & tributary streams 148. Sperpentine River & tributary streams 149. Cooks Brook 150. Humber River tributaries (including Adies Lake) 151. Hughes Brook 152. Goose Arm River
SFA 14A 153. Trout River 154. Lomond Main River, (East Arm, Bonne Bay) including East Branch 155. Deer Arm River 156. Western Brook & tributary streams 157. Parsons Pond River & tributary streams 158. Portland Creek River, including Brians Feeder 159. Portland Creek Feeder & tributary streams 160. River of Ponds, including Kates Feeder, Big Feeder Brook, Spring Tilt Brook (below Spring Tilt Pond) & Big Gulch Brook 161. Little Brook Ponds & tributary streams 162. Torrent River & tributary streams 163. East River, Hawkes Bay
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Newfoundland and Labrador Region - Fisheries and Oceans Canada