PEI

Halibut fishery not open due to weather

P.E.I.'s halibut fishery didn't open Wednesday because of unfavourable weather.

P.E.I.'s halibut fishery didn't open Wednesday because of unfavourable weather.

The one-day fishery was supposed to go Wednesday from 6 a.m. until 6 p.m.

But the federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans decided to reschedule it to Aug. 23 from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m.

The season also includes cod and sharks.