Area 23 in the Gulf Region lobster season

Depending on how fast the ice melts, lobster season could be delayed in the Miramichi region.

Krista Pearson, the communications adviser for Fisheries and Oceans Canada; added that while there’s a set date, the season could be delayed for area 23 in the Gulf Region.

By regulation, every year the spring season opens on the 30th of April; but it’s always weather permitting.