2019 U.S. Territorial Longline Bigeye Tuna Catch Limits for the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands

Overview

Fishing Type
Commercial
Action Status
Final Rule
Published
08/01/2019

Summary

NOAA Fisheries announces a valid specified fishing agreement that allocates up to 1,000 metric tons (t) of the 2019 bigeye tuna limit for the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI) to U.S. longline fishing vessels. The agreement supports the long-term sustainability of fishery resources of the U.S. Pacific Islands, and fisheries development in the CNMI. The specified fishing agreement is valid on July 19, 2019.

Last updated by Pacific Islands Regional Office on 08/01/2019