Amendment 120 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands and and Amendment 108 to the FMP for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska

Overview

Description
FMP Amendments 120/108
Fishing Type
Commercial
Affected Species
Action Status
Notice
Published
08/21/2019
Comments Close
10/21/2019

Summary

If approved, Amendment 120 would limit the number of catcher/processors (C/Ps) acting as motherships receiving and processing Pacific cod from catcher vessels (CVs) directed fishing for Pacific cod in the BSAI non-Community Development Quota (CDQ) Program trawl fishery. If approved, Amendments 120/108 would prohibit replaced Amendment 80 C/Ps from receiving and processing Pacific cod harvested and delivered by CVs directed fishing for Pacific cod in the BSAI and GOA.

Last updated by Alaska Regional Office on 09/11/2019

Alaska Groundfish Management