Moncton, NB – July 31, 2014 – Fisheries and Oceans Canada wishes to inform the public of important changes in the management of A…tlantic salmon recreational angling on the Northwest Miramichi River system in New Brunswick.
The management changes are the following:
•The maintenance of the catch and release measures on the Northwest Miramichi River system;
•From August 1 until the end of the season, catch and release will be mandatory in the Northwest Miramichi River system and its tributaries upstream from the Red Bank Bridge on Route 425.
To report any suspicious fishing activity, please contact the nearest Fisheries and Oceans Canada office or to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
For more information on this fishery, please contact:
Senior Advisor, Recreational Fisheries
Fisheries and Oceans Canada