P.E.I. Tuna tag time – Draws to be held after registrations conclude Friday

Fishermen calling in or dropping in to register to be included in draws for extra tuna tags made for a busy day Thursday at the P.E.I. Fishermen’s Association office. As in previous years, all of the more than 300 members of the Island’s tuna fleet are eligible to purchase one tag each. That tag is needed to fish the Island’s 123.9-tonne share of the Canadian allocation, and it must be used by September 30. One of the draws on Friday will generate a list of licence numbers from the Island’s fleet who might get to continue fishing after September 30, Read the rest here 22:38