Submit Comments for Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for the Area of Overlapping Jurisdiction in the Pacific Ocean

Overview

Image of Pacific bigeye tuna
Fishing Type
Commercial
Action Status
Notice
Published
05/10/2018

Summary

Overlap Between the Convention Areas of the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission and the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission.

NOAA Fisheries publishes an advance notice of proposed rulemaking to seek public input about management of U.S. fishing vessels in the area of overlapping jurisdiction between the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission and Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission. Comments must be submitted by July 12, 2018 at 11:59 PM ET.

Read more about the management measures for fishing vessels that target tuna and other highly migratory fish species in the area of overlapping jurisdiction on Regulations.gov.

Last updated by Pacific Islands Regional Office on 09/11/2018