Guide to Port-to-Port Transit Declarations for the Northeast Multispecies (groundfish) and Monkfish Fisheries

This summary provides a broad overview of transit restrictions and requirements for vessels fishing in the groundfish and monkfish fisheries. For more information on transit declarations or other general inquiries related to Vessel Monitoring Systems, please call the Office of Law Enforcement, Gloucester, Massachusetts Field Team at (978) 281-9213. If you have questions regarding fisheries rules and regulations, please call the Sustainable Fisheries Division at (978) 281-9315.