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Department of Fisheries and Oceans has told crab fishermen to haul in their pots — the fishery is closed because of a lack of data.

Or more succinctly, the DFO hasn’t got a clue what’s going on, so they’re going to err on the side of caution. DFO spinmaster Diane Lake told The Northern View that the closure was needed based on the latest sampling. [email protected]