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Point Edward Company Fined $800 for Commercial Fishing Violation

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Point Edward Company Fined $800 for Commercial Fishing Violation

Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry

Convicted - Purdy Fisheries Limited

Location - Point Edward

Description of Offence - Failing to submit a daily catch report

Date of Offence - December 19, 2017

Date of Conviction - July 4, 2018

Penalty Imposed - Purdy Fisheries Limited was fined $800

Background - On December 19, 2017, a captain acting on behalf of the Purdy Fisheries Limited failed to submit a required copy of a daily catch report prior to offloading that day's catch of fish on Lake Huron.  

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