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Angling restrictions in effect on the Margaree River (NS)

Published Jul. 27, 2022
Moncton, New Brunswick – July 27, 2022 – Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) wishes to inform the public that recreational angling for all species of fish will be closed starting at 4 PM, on July 27, on sections of the Margaree River (NS), due to high water temperature.

Closed sections of the Margaree River (NS):

  • From the East Margaree highway bridges upstream to the Cabot Trail bridge (also known as Creamery Bridge) on the Southwest Margaree River and upstream to Doyles Bridge on the Northeast Margaree River, and the Gallant River upstream from its confluence with the Margaree River to the highway bridge on the East Margaree Road; and
  • The Southwest Margaree upstream from the Cabot Trail Bridge (Creamery Bridge) to the Scottsville Bridge.This closure will be in effect on WEDNESDAY, JULY 27, 2022 at 4 PM and will remain in place until further notice. DFO will monitor conditions daily and will issue a notice to recreational anglers when this closure is lifted.


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