1997 Alaska Groundfish Harvest Specifications
NOAA Fisheries announces final 1997 harvest specifications for Gulf of Alaska and Bering Sea/Aleutian Islands groundfish and associated management measures. This action is necessary to establish harvest limits and associated management measures for groundfish during the 1997 fishing year. NOAA Fisheries is also closing fisheries as specified in the final 1997 groundfish specifications. These measures are intended to carry out management objectives contained in the Fishery Management Plans for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska and Bering Sea/Aleutian Islands.