Post-Lobster Season Cleanup

Do you see lobster traps on the water after the season?


You know what happens!

It is illegal to have a lobster traps on your boat after July 15th ...

So what can you do?

DFO has the following recommendation:

Call your local Fishery Officer for further direction – perhaps a solution can be found. After all, we ALL want a sustainable fishery!

Sydney Detachment of the Conservation & Protection Offices that cover LFA 27:

Sydney North             564-7156
(Englishtown to Lingan, parts of Bras d'or Lakes)

Sydney South             564-7868
(Dominion to Gabarus)

Ingonish                     285-2408
(Little River and north to Cape North)

This information is courtesy of the LFA 27 Management Board