Final Environmental Assessment/Final Regulatory Impact Review/Initial Regulatory Flexibility Analysis for Amendment 83 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the GOA - Allocation of Pacific Cod Among Sectors in the Western and Central GOA

September 06, 2011

Analysis of the environmental, economic, and socioeconomic aspects of proposed Amendment 83

The North Pacific Fishery Management Council has proposed Amendment 83 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska. The preferred alternative for the proposed action would allocate the Western and Central GOA Pacific cod total allowable catches among the hook-and-line catcher vessel, hook-and-line catcher processor, pot CV, pot CP, trawl CV, trawl CP, and jig sectors based on catch history or other criteria.

Last updated by Alaska Regional Office on 12/03/2018

Gulf of Alaska Groundfish Analyses