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close season

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the period of the year when it is prohibited to kill certain game or fish
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The Sardine Closed Season was initiated by stakeholders and the government in 2011.
Under Joint Administrative Order (JAO) 1, issued by the DA and the Department of the Interior and Local Government, the sardine closed season was implemented to conduct scientific research and determine the spawning months of sardines, according to the Bfar.
Williams, who said he was not aware of the closed season but conceded that he "lost the plot", was fined PS140 with PS85 costs and a PS30 surcharge.
He said: "The period March 15 to June 15 is closed season for fishing.
Mean age was significantly different in comparisons of red snapper retained as landed catch during open seasons (7 years), open season discards (3 years), and closed season discards (2 years; ANOVA, [F.
The dates of the closed season need to be revised, not for commercial gain, but so that tackle shops and clubs which rely on this trade can survive.
The announcement comes after a fishing club claimed it will be holding an illegal river match in protest against the closed season on the River Severn.
The bus is not ours and gets used for ordinary hires during the closed season and it is up to the bus company to use it how they see fit.
The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BFAR-ARMM) said it was imposing again the three-month closed season for fishing tamban in the Sulu Sea and Basilan Strait for the seventh consecutive year.
TIPPERARY senior football manager John Evans has launched a scathing attack on the GAA's winter closed season, claiming that the game's weaker counties are being left even further behind as a result of being unable to train together in November and December.
I assume Rafa is going to raid Spain, but I believe he is prohibited from doing this until the closed season.
Pigeon racing is now in the closed season and will not commence again until next April.