2012-2013 Alaska Groundfish Harvest Specifications

Overview

Description
2012-2013 Alaska Groundfish Harvest Specifications
Fishing Type
Commercial
Affected Species
Alaska Groundfish
Action Status
Final Rule
Effective
March 14, 2012 through December 31, 2013

Summary

NOAA Fisheries announces final 2012 and 2013 harvest specifications, apportionments, and Pacific halibut prohibited species catch limits for the groundfish fisheries of the Gulf of Alaska and Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands. This action is necessary to establish harvest limits for groundfish during the 2012 and 2013 fishing years and to accomplish the goals and objectives of the Fishery Management Plans for Groundfish of the GOA and BSAI. The intended effect of this action is to conserve and manage the groundfish resources in the GOA and BSAI in accordance with the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act.

Last updated by Alaska Regional Office on 04/15/2019

Alaska Harvest Specifications