Amendment 37 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area

Overview

Description
Amendment 37 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska Management Area
Fishing Type
Commercial
Action Status
Final Rule
Effective
07/26/1996

Summary

NOAA Fisheries issues a final rule that implements Amendment 33 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Area and Amendment 37 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. These amendments and this final implementing rule are necessary to allow fuller use of the fishery resources in and off of Alaska. This action is intended to allow persons authorized to harvest individual fishing quota sablefish to process species other than IFQ halibut and IFQ sablefish.

Last updated by Alaska Regional Office on 04/16/2019

Alaska IFQ - Halibut and Sablefish