MPI consultation on proposed closures to harvesting of pāua at Huriawa Peninsula and Mapoutahi Peninsula

The East Otago Taiāpure Committee has recommended to the Minister for Primary Industries that the existing temporary closure at Huriawa Peninsula regarding the take of pāua be renewed and extended to cover a slightly larger area. The committee has also recommended a new temporary closure regarding the take of pāua at Mapoutahi Penisula.

Written submissions in response to this request are invited from persons who have an interest in the species concerned or in the effects of fishing in the area concerned.

Submissions close on Monday 1 August 2016.

For more information or to make a submission click here.