NMFS Opens Pollock in Statistical Area 620 of the GOA

September 08, 1999 - 3:40 p.m.

Notice of a fishery management action.

The National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) issues an inseason adjustment opening directed fishing for pollock in Statistical Area 620 (between 154 and 159 degrees W. longitudes) of the Gulf of Alaska effective 1200 hrs, Alaska local time (A.l.t.), September 14, 1999, according to Steven Pennoyer, Administrator, Alaska Region, NMFS.

This adjustment is necessary to manage the C seasonal allowance of the pollock total allowable catch.

Other closures remain in full force and effect.

This information bulletin provides notice that a regulatory change has occurred. Do not rely upon it to guide you in complying with the new regulatory change.

Last updated by Alaska Regional Office on February 11, 2019