Notice to Recreational Anglers

Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Gulf Region

Recreational angling reopens during regular hours on the Nepisiguit River

Moncton, New Brunswick – June 11, 2021 - Fisheries and Oceans Canada wishes to inform the public that all angling will reopen to regular hours on the Nepisiguit River, from the Highway 11 Bridge at Bathurst upstream to Nepisiguit Falls at Bathurst Mines, not including tributaries, due to an improvement in water conditions. This reopening will take effect on Saturday, June 12, 2021.

Please refer to Gulf Variation Order 2021-055 for further details. The Orders Registry is available online at: Orders Registry - Order summaries for existing fisheries

To report any suspicious fishing activity, please contact the nearest Conservation and Protection detachment in the Gulf Region or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

For more information on this fishery, please contact:

Mathieu Vienneau
Regional Senior Fisheries Management Officer
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Moncton, New Brunswick
506-875-5283