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Subsistence Taking of Northern Fur Seals on the Pribilof Islands - Annual Subsistence Harvest Levels


Annual Subsistence Harvest Levels
Marine Mammal Protection Act
Action Status
Final Rule
Affected Species


Pursuant to the regulations governing the subsistence taking of North Pacific fur seals (Callorhinus ursinus) (northern fur seals), NOAA Fisheries is publishing the expected harvest levels from 2017–2019 on St. George and St. Paul Islands, Alaska (the Pribilof Islands) to satisfy subsistence requirements of the Alaska Natives residing on the Pribilof Islands (Pribilovians). NOAA Fisheries is establishing the 2017–2019 harvest levels at 1,645 to 2,000 fur seals for St. Paul Island and 300 to 500 fur seals for St. George Island.

Last updated by Alaska Regional Office on 06/18/2020

Subsistence Harvest Northern Fur Seal