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2020 and Projected 2021 Specifications for the Spiny Dogfish Fishery


Fishery Management
Fishing Type
Affected Species
Action Status
Final Rule
Point of Contact
Cynthia Ferrio, Fishery Management Specialist, (978) 281-9180


NOAA Fisheries announces specifications for the 2020 spiny dogfish fishery and projected specifications for 2021. The specifications are necessary to establish allowable harvest levels and other management measures to prevent overfishing while allowing optimum yield. 


2020 Spiny Dogfish Fishery Specifications

Final 2020 specifications for the commercial spiny dogfish fishery.
March 05, 2020 -

2019-2021 Spiny Dogfish Fishery Specifications

Final 2019 and projected 2020-2021 specifications for the spiny dogfish fishery.
May 13, 2019 -

Last updated by Greater Atlantic Regional Fisheries Office on 06/09/2020