NMFS Opens Directed Fishing for Pacific Ocean Perch in the Western Regulatory Area of the Gulf of Alaska

July 10, 2008 - 11:30 a.m.

Notice of a fishery management action.

The National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) is opening directed fishing for Pacific ocean perch in the Western Regulatory Area of the Gulf of Alaska (GOA) at 12 noon, Alaska local time (A.l.t.), July 14, 2008, according to Robert D. Mecum, Acting Administrator, Alaska Region, NMFS.

This action is necessary to fully use the 2008 total allowable catch of Pacific ocean perch in the Western Regulatory Area of the GOA and is issued pursuant to 50 CFR 679.25(a)(1)(i), (a)(2)(i)(C), and (a)(2)(iii)(D).

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