Amendment 1 to the FMP for Fish Resources of the Arctic Management Area (Arctic FMP)

Overview

Description
Amendment 1 to the FMP for Fish Resources of the Arctic
Fishing Type
Commercial
Action Status
Final Rule
Effective
10/31/2012

Summary

NOAA Fisheries announces approval of Amendment 98 to the Fishery Management Plan (FMP) for Groundfish of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Management Area (BSAI Groundfish FMP); Amendment 90 to the FMP for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska (GOA Groundfish FMP); Amendment 40 to the FMP for Bering Sea/Aleutian Islands King and Tanner Crabs (BSAI Crab FMP); Amendment 15 to the FMP for the Scallop Fishery off Alaska (Scallop FMP); and Amendment 1 to the FMP for Fish Resources of the Arctic Management Area (Arctic FMP). These amendments update the existing essential fish habitat (EFH) provisions in the FMPs based on a 5-year EFH review.

Last updated by Alaska Regional Office on 03/01/2019

Essential Fish Habitat