Harvesting of Shellfish Forbidden Along the Gaspé and Lower St.Lawrence
Fisheries and Oceans Canada area advising the public that harvesting of shellfish is now forbidden for sanitary reasons along the Gaspé and Lower St.Lawrence.
It impacts the waters around Ile Verte, at less than 800 meters off the shore.
There was no word on what the sanitary reasons were.
The release was issued by Fisheries and Oceans Canada on November 1st.