Residents and non-residents can fish without a general fishing licence during the annual Nova Scotia Sportfishing Weekend, June 3 to June 4.
All bag limits and other regulations still apply. Information on sportfishing can be found at http://novascotia.ca/fish .
The licence-free weekend will also include 20 fishing derbies. A list of those and other derbies happening this season can be found at www.novascotia.ca/fish/activities-and-events/ .
All anglers are reminded to put safety first and to use flotation devices when on the water..
Source: Media Release