Please see attached the Natural Resources and Environment Fall Newsletter
Please see attached the community notice on crown land restrictions.
The Glooscap Natural Resource and Environment department is responsible for administering the Food, Social and Ceremonial component. This includes distributing lobster tags to Glooscap First Nation members, responding to members questions and requests, planning and delivering community workshops and also attending all Food Social and Ceremonial fisheries related meetings throughout the province. Other duties relate to understanding and keeping Council and the community informed on issues related to Species at Risk, hunting rights and environmental concerns. For more information on the Commercial Fisheries, please see the Glooscap First Nation Economic Development Corporation (GFNEDC) website at www.gfnedc.ca
Communal Commercial Licences
Glooscap has commercial licences for Lobster, Swordfish, Groundfish, Tuna, Marine Worm, Herring and Mackerel. We are currently fishing the lobster and tuna licences and are selling the swordfish quota.
Food, Social and Ceremonial Fishery
Currently we are in negotiations with Department of Fisheries to renew the Aboriginal Fisheries Strategy Program.
Natural Resource and Environment News
Natural Resource and Environment Officer
Gail Tupper: firstname.lastname@example.org
Our Fishing Vessels
GLOOSCAP 1 Year built: 2008 Size: 13.55m Species fished: Lobster and Tuna
BRANDON ERIN Year built: 2000 Size: 13.03m Species fished: Lobster