Trawl Gear Exempted Fishing Permit Enrollment Notice

March 14, 2018

Public Notice: NMFS-SEA-18-07. For information, contact: Groundfish Permits at (206) 526-4140.

NOAA Fisheries seeks additional federally licensed limited entry bottom trawl vessels to participate in the ongoing 201 Testing the Removal of Certain Gear, Time, and Area Restrictions for Limited Entry Groundfish Bottom Trawl and Midwater Trawl Vessels.

Additional information on this EFP, including eligibility requirements, is available.

If you are already a participant in this EFP you do not need to re-enroll.

To register your interest in participating in this EFP, please contact the NOAA Fisheries Permits Branch at (206) 526-4140 by April 1, 2018.

For more information contact: NOAA Fisheries West Coast Region at 206-526-6140 or visit our website and click on "Fisheries", then "Groundfish.

Last updated by West Coast Regional Office on July 22, 2019