Item Identification

Title: AKRO Restricted Access Management (RAM) Program Metadata Portfolio
Short Name: AKRO Restricted Access Management (RAM) Program Metadata Portfolio
Status: In Work
Abstract:

The Restricted Access Management Program (RAM) is responsible for managing Alaska Region permit programs, including those that limit access to the Federally-managed fisheries of the North Pacific.

Purpose:

RAM responsibilities include: providing program information to the public, determining eligibility and issuing permits, processing transfers, collecting landing fees and related activities. RAM also prepares and distributes reports on landings in the Pacific halibut and sablefish Individual Fishing Quota (IFQ) program and halibut landings in the Community Development Quota (CDQ) program; and on the BSAI Crab Rationalization Program.

Keywords

Theme Keywords

Thesaurus Keyword
None Permits (NMFS Information Category 5.5)

Spatial Keywords

Thesaurus Keyword
None Alaska; Bering Sea Aleutian Islands; BSAI; Gulf of Alaska; GOA

Physical Location

Organization: Alaska Regional Office
City: Juneau
State/Province: AK
Country: USA

Project Information

Project Type: Data System
Is Mandated?: Yes
Mandated By: MSA, Halibut Act, 50 CFR Part 679, 50 CFR Part 680, 50 CFR Part 300
Collection Type: Permit
Collection Authority: Federal
Collection Method: Paper

Support Roles

Data Steward

CC ID: 223437
Date Effective From: 2012
Date Effective To:
Contact (Person): Buck, Tracy
Address: 709 W. 9th St, P.O. Box 21668
Juneau, AK 99802-1668
USA
Email Address: tracy.buck@noaa.gov
Phone: 907-586-7889
Fax: 907-586-7354

Distributor

CC ID: 223524
Date Effective From: 1993
Date Effective To:
Contact (Organization): Alaska Regional Office (AKRO)
Address: 709 W. 9th St, P.O. Box 21668
Juneau, AK 99802-1668
USA
Phone: (907)586-7202
URL: http://alaskafisheries.noaa.gov/
Business Hours: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm, Mon-Fri.

Metadata Contact

CC ID: 223438
Date Effective From: 2012
Date Effective To:
Contact (Person): Buck, Tracy
Address: 709 W. 9th St, P.O. Box 21668
Juneau, AK 99802-1668
USA
Email Address: tracy.buck@noaa.gov
Phone: 907-586-7889
Fax: 907-586-7354

Point of Contact

CC ID: 207741
Date Effective From: 2012
Date Effective To:
Contact (Person): Buck, Tracy
Address: 709 W. 9th St, P.O. Box 21668
Juneau, AK 99802-1668
USA
Email Address: tracy.buck@noaa.gov
Phone: 907-586-7889
Fax: 907-586-7354

Extents

Currentness Reference: ongoing

Extent Group 1

Extent Group 1 / Geographic Area 1

CC ID: 222278
Description

Gulf of Alaska, Bering Sea, Aleutian Islands, Arctic

Extent Group 1 / Time Frame 1

CC ID: 222279
Time Frame Type: Continuing
Start: 1994
Description:

NOAA Fisheries, Alaska Region, Restricted Access Management Program began issuance of permits for Alaska federal fisheries in 1994.

Access Information

Security Class: Sensitive
Security Classification System:

NMFS- Fisheries Information Management Committee (FIMC) Standard

Security Handling Description:

Contains Personally Identifiable Information (PII) and/or Business Identifiable Information (BII)

Data Access Policy:

Access to sensitive data shall only be granted to an individual that meets certain criteria. Access may be granted to the data submitter. Access can only be granted to a non-submitter if a signed and effective Confidentiality Agreement, Data Access Sharing Agreement, Memorandum of Understanding, Standard Statement of Nondisclosure, or similar agreement is in place. These signed agreements shall indicate that individuals have reviewed and understand the provisions in the manual governing the legal use of sensitive data. The signed agreements are maintained by the Alaska Regional Records office. The name of each individual that has signed a statement of nondisclosure for using sensitive data will be added to the Alaska Region list of authorized confidential data users.

Data may be released if aggregated in accordance with AKRO and/or MSA confidentiality protocols. Data may be released if confidential BII or PII information are re-dacted. .

Data Access Procedure:

Access to sensitive data shall only be granted to an individual that meets certain criteria. Access may be granted to the data submitter. Access can only be granted to a non-submitter if a signed and effective Confidentiality Agreement, Data Access Sharing Agreement, Memorandum of Understanding, Standard Statement of Nondisclosure, or similar agreement is in place. These signed agreements shall indicate that individuals have reviewed and understand the provisions in the manual governing the legal use of sensitive data. The signed agreements are maintained by the Alaska Regional Records office. The name of each individual that has signed a statement of nondisclosure for using sensitive data will be added to the Alaska Region list of authorized confidential data users.

Data may be released if aggregated in accordance with AKRO and/or MSA confidentiality protocols. Data may be released if confidential BII or PII information are re-dacted. .

Data Access Constraints:

Data are sensitive under the Privacy Act, FOIA and Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Reauthorization Act (2007) and can only be shared with authorized persons or in summary format for public dissemination.

URLs

URL 1

CC ID: 207742
URL: http://alaskafisheries.noaa.gov/ram/
URL Type:
Online Resource
File Resource Format: html
Description:

Alaska Region website for Restricted Access Management. Links to information on all permit programs in the Alaska Region.

Catalog Details

Catalog Item ID: 4902
Metadata Record Created By: Andy Jessen
Metadata Record Created: 2007-08-17 08:40+0000
Metadata Record Last Modified By: SysAdmin InPortAdmin
Metadata Record Last Modified: 2019-06-04 13:14+0000
Metadata Record Published: 2015-12-14
Owner Org: AKRO
Metadata Publication Status: Published Externally
Do Not Publish?: N
Metadata Next Review Date: 2016-12-14