The Mi`gwitetm`81 being unloaded
Snow crab traps being loaded
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The Mi`gwitetm`81 being unloaded
Snow crab traps being loaded
Ice Conditions 2014
2014 Fishing season is about to start

Ugjit Sma’gnisg

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On August 30, 2003, the Ugjit Sma’gnisg was christened on the Listuguj River. The name means “for the veterans.” The steel hulled snow crab vessel was built in the shipyard, Chantier Naval Forillon, in Gaspé, Quebec in 2003. This vessel has the capacity to hold 50,000 lbs. of crab.

Type/Species Fished: Snow Crab

Size of Vessel: 16.45 m (53.9 feet)

Year Built: 2003

Material: Steel

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