Torngat Joint Fisheries Board

On August 2, 2018, Roland Andrews was appointed to the Torngat Joint Fisheries Board for a four-year term.

The Torngat Joint Fisheries Board is a public body under the auspices of the Torngat Wildlife, Plants and Fisheries Secretariat. The Secretariat is the implementation agent of the Torngat Joint Fisheries Board and the Torngat Wildlife and Plants Co-Management Board.

The primary activities of the Torngat Joint Fisheries Board include:

  • the Conservation of species or stocks of Fish in the Labrador Inuit Settlement Area listed in schedules¬†13-B and 13-C of LILCA, species of Aquatic Plants in the Labrador Inuit Settlement Area and Fish Habitat in the Labrador Inuit Settlement Area; and
  • the management of fisheries in the Labrador Inuit Settlement Area, other than the Inuit Domestic Fishery and the Inuit Domestic Harvest Level, with respect to a species or stock of Fish listed in schedules¬†13-B and 13-C of LILCA.