NMFS Corrects the Rockfish Fishery Category Prohibited Species Bycatch Allowances for the BSAI Trawl Limited Access Sector

February 03, 2010 - 5:00 p.m.

Notice of a fishery management action.

The National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) is correcting the final 2009 and 2010 harvest specifications for groundfish in the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands (BSAI) management area according to Robert D. Mecum, Acting Administrator, Alaska Region, NMFS.

NMFS inadvertently left out the date of April 15, 2010, associated with the 2010 allocation of prohibited species bycatch allowances for the rockfish fishery category of the BSAI trawl limited access sector. On February 3, 2010, (75 FR 5541) Table 8c was corrected and republished in its entirety.

This information bulletin only provides notice of a regulatory change. For the purposes of complying with the regulatory change, you are advised to see the actual text of the regulation in the Code of Federal Regulations.

Last updated by Alaska Regional Office on February 11, 2019