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Fishing Year 2023 Recreational Management Measures for Cod and Haddock


Fishing Type
Affected Species
Action Status
Final Rule
Point of Contact
Spencer Talmage, Fishery Policy Analyst, (978) 281-9232


This final rule implements fishing year 2023 recreational management measures for Georges Bank cod, Gulf of Maine cod, and Gulf of Maine haddock. The measures are intended to ensure the recreational fishery achieves, but does not exceed, fishing year 2023 catch limits for Gulf of Maine cod and haddock, and the recreational catch target for Georges Bank cod.


NOAA Fisheries Approves Changes to Cod and Haddock Recreational Regulations in the Gulf of Maine and Georges Bank for Fishing Year 2023

NOAA Fisheries has set recreational measures for Gulf of Maine (GOM) cod and haddock and Georges Bank (GB) cod for fishing year 2023.
August 11, 2023 -

Last updated by Greater Atlantic Regional Fisheries Office on 08/11/2023