Amendment 21 to the Atlantic Mackerel, Squid, and Butterfish Fishery Management Plan

Overview

Fishing Type
Commercial
Affected Species
Chub
Action Status
Final Rule
Published
08/04/2020
Point of Contact
Doug Christel, 978-281-9141

Summary

This action implements measures required to formally integrate Atlantic chub mackerel as a stock in the fishery under the Atlantic Mackerel, Squid, and Butterfish Fishery Management Plan.This rule designates essential fish habitat; set catch limits for 2020–2022; implements an annual catch limit, accountability measures, possession limits, permitting and reporting requirements, and other administrative measures for Atlantic chub mackerel caught from Maine through North Carolina.  

Bulletins

Final Rule Implementing Amendment 21 to the Atlantic Mackerel, Squid, and Butterfish Fishery Management Plan

This action implements measures required to formally integrate Atlantic…
August 03, 2020 -

Last updated by Greater Atlantic Regional Fisheries Office on 08/03/2020