American Samoa Pelagic Longline Regulation Summary

May 17, 2019

A summary of regulations for the American Samoa pelagic longline fishery.

This guide summarizes regulations for the American Samoa pelagic longline fishery, including the limited entry program. This guide applies only to owners and operators of vessels permitted to fish in the American Samoa fishery. Specific regulations implementing the American Samoa longline limited entry program are in 50 CFR 665.816

Last updated by Pacific Islands Regional Office on 09/13/2019