Frank R. Lautenberg Deep-Sea Coral Protection Areas Map & GIS

Map depicts the boundaries of the Frank R. Lautenberg Deep-Sea Coral Protection Area in the Greater Atlantic Region.

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This shapefile includes boundaries for the following Regulated Areas:
- Broad Deep-Sea Coral Zone
- Block Canyon
- Ryan and McMaster Canyons
- Emery and Uchupi Canyons
- Jones and Babylon Canyons
- Hudson Canyon
- Mey-Lindenkohl Slope
- Spencer Canyon
- Wilmington Canyon
- North Heyes and South Wilmington Canyons
- South Vries Canyon
- Baltimore Canyons
- Warr and Phoenix Canyon Complex
- Accomac and Leonard Canyons
- Washington Canyon
- Norfolk Canyon

 

 

Broad Deep-Sea Coral Zone

Bounded on the east by the outer limit of the U.S. Exclusive Economic Zone, and bounded on all other sides by straight lines connecting the following points in the order stated. An asterisk (*) in the Discrete Zone column means the point is shared with a Discrete Deep-Sea Coral Zone.

POINT

LATITUDE

LONGITUDE

DISCRETE ZONE

1

36° 33.02' N

71° 29.33' W

 

2

36° 33.02' N

72° 00' W

 

3

36° 33.02' N

73° 00' W

 

4

36° 33.02' N

74° 00' W

 

5

36° 33.02' N

74° 42.14' W

 

6

36° 34.44' N

74° 42.23' W

 

7

36° 35.53' N

74° 41.59' W

 

8

36° 37.69' N

74° 41.51' W

 

9

36° 42.09' N

74° 39.07' W

 

10

36° 45.18' N

74° 38' W

 

11

36° 45.69' N

74° 38.55' W

 

12

36° 49.17' N

74° 38.31' W

 

13

36° 49.56' N

74° 37.77' W

 

14

36° 51.21' N

74° 37.81' W

 

15

36° 51.78' N

74° 37.43' W

 

16

36° 58.51' N

74° 36.51' W

*

17

36° 58.62' N

74° 36.97' W

*

18

37° 4.43' N

74° 41.03' W

*

19

37° 5.83' N

74° 45.57' W

*

20

37° 6.97' N

74° 40.8' W

*

21

37° 4.52' N

74° 37.77' W

*

22

37° 4.02' N

74° 33.83' W

*

23

37° 4.52' N

74° 33.51' W

*

24

37° 4.4' N

74° 33.11' W

*

25

37° 7.38' N

74° 31.95' W

 

26

37° 8.32' N

74° 32.4' W

 

27

37° 8.51' N

74° 31.38' W

 

28

37° 9.44' N

74° 31.5' W

 

29

37° 16.83' N

74° 28.58' W

 

30

37° 17.81' N

74° 27.67' W

 

31

37° 18.72' N

74° 28.22' W

 

32

37° 22.74' N

74° 26.24' W

*

33

37° 22.87' N

74° 26.16' W

*

34

37° 24.44' N

74° 28.57' W

*

35

37° 24.67' N

74° 29.71' W

*

36

37° 25.93' N

74° 30.13' W

*

37

37° 27.25' N

74° 30.2' W

*

38

37° 28.6' N

74° 30.6' W

*

39

37° 29.43' N

74° 30.29' W

*

40

37° 29.53' N

74° 29.95' W

*

41

37° 27.68' N

74° 28.82' W

*

42

37° 27.06' N

74° 28.76' W

*

43

37° 26.39' N

74° 27.76' W

*

44

37° 26.3' N

74° 26.87' W

*

45

37° 25.69' N

74° 25.63' W

*

46

37° 25.83' N

74° 24.22' W

*

47

37° 25.68' N

74° 24.03' W

*

48

37° 28.04' N

74° 23.17' W

 

49

37° 27.72' N

74° 22.34' W

 

50

37° 30.13' N

74° 17.77' W

 

51

37° 33.83' N

74° 17.47' W

 

52

37° 35.48' N

74° 14.84' W

 

53

37° 36.99' N

74° 14.01' W

 

54

37° 37.23' N

74° 13.02' W

 

55

37° 42.85' N

74° 9.97' W

 

56

37° 43.5' N

74° 8.79' W

 

57

37° 45.22' N

74° 9.2' W

 

58

37° 45.15' N

74° 7.24' W

*

59

37° 45.88' N

74° 7.44' W

*

60

37° 46.7' N

74° 5.98' W

*

61

37° 49.62' N

74° 6.03' W

*

62

37° 51.25' N

74° 5.48' W

*

63

37° 51.99' N

74° 4.51' W

*

64

37° 51.37' N

74° 3.3' W

*

65

37° 50.63' N

74° 2.69' W

*

66

37° 49.62' N

74° 2.28' W

*

67

37° 50.28' N

74° 0.67' W

*

68

37° 53.68' N

73° 57.41' W

*

69

37° 55.07' N

73° 57.27' W

*

70

38° 3.29' N

73° 49.1' W

*

71

38° 6.19' N

73° 51.59' W

*

72

38° 7.67' N

73° 52.19' W

*

73

38° 9.04' N

73° 52.39' W

*

74

38° 10.1' N

73° 52.32' W

*

75

38° 11.98' N

73° 52.65' W

*

76

38° 13.74' N

73° 50.73' W

*

77

38° 13.15' N

73° 49.77' W

*

78

38° 10.92' N

73° 50.37' W

*

79

38° 10.2' N

73° 49.63' W

*

80

38° 9.26' N

73° 49.68' W

*

81

38° 8.38' N

73° 49.51' W

*

82

38° 7.59' N

73° 47.91' W

*

83

38° 6.96' N

73° 47.25' W

*

84

38° 6.51' N

73° 46.99' W

*

85

38° 5.69' N

73° 45.56' W

*

86

38° 6.35' N

73° 44.8' W

*

87

38° 7.5' N

73° 45.2' W

*

88

38° 9.24' N

73° 42.61' W

*

89

38° 9.41' N

73° 41.63' W

 

90

38° 15.13' N

73° 37.58' W

 

91

38° 15.25' N

73° 36.2' W

*

92

38° 16.19' N

73° 36.91' W

*

93

38° 16.89' N

73° 36.66' W

*

94

38° 16.91' N

73° 36.35' W

*

95

38° 17.63' N

73° 35.35' W

*

96

38° 18.55' N

73° 34.44' W

*

97

38° 18.38' N

73° 33.4' W

*

98

38° 19.04' N

73° 33.02' W

*

99

38° 25.08' N

73° 34.99' W

*

100

38° 26.32' N

73° 33.44' W

*

101

38° 29.72' N

73° 30.65' W

*

102

38° 28.65' N

73° 29.37' W

*

103

38° 25.53' N

73° 30.94' W

*

104

38° 25.26' N

73° 29.97' W

*

105

38° 23.75' N

73° 30.16' W

*

106

38° 23.47' N

73° 29.7' W

*

107

38° 22.76' N

73° 29.34' W

*

108

38° 22.5' N

73° 27.63' W

*

109

38° 21.59' N

73° 26.87' W

*

110

38° 23.07' N

73° 24.11' W

 

111

38° 25.83' N

73° 22.39' W

 

112

38° 25.97' N

73° 21.43' W

 

113

38° 34.14' N

73° 11.14' W

*

114

38° 35.1' N

73° 10.43' W

*

115

38° 35.94' N

73° 11.25' W

*

116

38° 37.57' N

73° 10.49' W

*

117

38° 37.21' N

73° 9.41' W

*

118

38° 36.72' N

73° 8.85' W

*

119

38° 43' N

73° 1.24' W

*

120

38° 43.66' N

73° 0.36' W

*

121

38° 45' N

73° 0.27' W

*

122

38° 46.68' N

73° 1.07' W

*

123

38° 47.54' N

73° 2.24' W

*

124

38° 47.84' N

73° 2.24' W

*

125

38° 49.03' N

73° 1.53' W

*

126

38° 48.45' N

73° 1' W

*

127

38° 49.15' N

72° 58.98' W

*

128

38° 48.03' N

72° 56.7' W

*

129

38° 49.84' N

72° 55.54' W

*

130

38° 52.4' N

72° 52.5' W

*

131

38° 53.87' N

72° 53.36' W

*

132

38° 54.17' N

72° 52.58' W

*

133

38° 54.7' N

72° 50.26' W

*

134

38° 57.2' N

72° 47.74' W

*

135

38° 58.64' N

72° 48.35' W

*

136

38° 59.3' N

72° 47.86' W

*

137

38° 59.22' N

72° 46.69' W

*

138

39° 0.13' N

72° 45.47' W

*

139

39° 1.69' N

72° 45.74' W

*

140

39° 1.49' N

72° 43.67' W

*

141

39° 3.9' N

72° 40.83' W

*

142

39° 7.35' N

72° 41.26' W

*

143

39° 7.16' N

72° 37.21' W

*

144

39° 6.52' N

72° 35.78' W

*

145

39° 11.73' N

72° 25.4' W

*

146

39° 11.76' N

72° 22.33' W

 

147

39° 19.08' N

72° 9.56' W

*

148

39° 25.17' N

72° 13.03' W

*

149

39° 28.8' N

72° 17.39' W

*

150

39° 30.16' N

72° 20.41' W

*

151

39° 31.38' N

72° 23.86' W

*

152

39° 32.55' N

72° 25.07' W

*

153

39° 34.57' N

72° 25.18' W

*

154

39° 34.53' N

72° 24.23' W

*

155

39° 33.17' N

72° 24.1' W

*

156

39° 32.07' N

72° 22.77' W

*

157

39° 32.17' N

72° 22.08' W

*

158

39° 30.3' N

72° 15.71' W

*

159

39° 29.49' N

72° 14.3' W

*

160

39° 29.44' N

72° 13.24' W

*

161

39° 27.63' N

72° 5.87' W

*

162

39° 28.26' N

72° 2.2' W

*

163

39° 29.88' N

72° 3.51' W

*

164

39° 30.57' N

72° 3.47' W

*

165

39° 31.28' N

72° 2.63' W

*

166

39° 31.46' N

72° 1.41' W

*

167

39° 37.15' N

71° 55.85' W

*

168

39° 39.77' N

71° 53.7' W

*

169

39° 41.5' N

71° 51.89' W

 

170

39° 43.84' N

71° 44.85' W

*

171

39° 48.01' N

71° 45.19' W

*

172

39° 49.97' N

71° 39.29' W

*

173

39° 55.08' N

71° 18.62' W

*

174

39° 55.99' N

71° 16.07' W

*

175

39° 57.04' N

70° 50.01' W

 

176

39° 55.07' N

70° 32.42' W

 

177

39° 50.24' N

70° 27.78' W

 

178

39° 42.18' N

70° 20.09' W

 

179

39° 34.11' N

70° 12.42' W

 

180

39° 26.04' N

70° 4.78' W

 

181

39° 17.96' N

69° 57.18' W

 

182

39° 9.87' N

69° 49.6' W

 

183

39° 1.77' N

69° 42.05' W

 

184

38° 53.66' N

69° 34.53' W

 

185

38° 45.54' N

69° 27.03' W

 

186

38° 37.42' N

69° 19.57' W

 

187

38° 29.29' N

69° 12.13' W

 

188

38° 21.15' N

69° 4.73' W

 

189

38° 13' N

68° 57.35' W

 

190

38° 4.84' N

68° 49.99' W

 

191

38° 2.21' N

68° 47.62' W

 

 

Discrete Deep-Sea Coral Zones

All discrete deep-sea coral zones are defined by straight lines connecting the following points in the order stated. An asterisk (*) in the Broad Zone column means the point is shared with the Broad Deep-Sea Coral Zone.

Block Canyon

POINT

LATITUDE

LONGITUDE

BROAD ZONE

1

39° 55.08' N

71° 18.62' W

*

2

39° 55.99' N

71° 16.07' W

*

3

39° 49.51' N

71° 12.12' W

 

4

39° 38.09' N

71° 9.5' W

 

5

39° 37.4' N

71° 11.87' W

 

6

39° 47.26' N

71° 17.38' W

 

7

39° 52.6' N

71° 17.51' W

 

1

39° 55.08' N

71° 18.62' W

*

Ryan and McMaster Canyons

POINT

LATITUDE

LONGITUDE

BROAD ZONE

1

39° 43.84' N

71° 44.85' W

*

2

39° 48.01' N

71° 45.19' W

*

3

39° 49.97' N

71° 39.29' W

*

4

39° 48.29' N

71° 37.18' W

 

5

39° 42.96' N

71° 35.01' W

 

6

39° 33.43' N

71° 27.91' W

 

7

39° 31.75' N

71° 30.77' W

 

8

39° 34.46' N

71° 35.68' W

 

9

39° 40.12' N

71° 42.36' W

 

1

39° 43.84' N

71° 44.85' W

*

Emery and Uchupi Canyons

POINT

LATITUDE

LONGITUDE

BROAD ZONE

1

39° 37.15' N

71° 55.85' W

*

2

39° 39.77' N

71° 53.7' W

*

3

39° 39.55' N

71° 47.68' W

 

4

39° 30.78' N

71° 36.24' W

 

5

39° 27.26' N

71° 39.13' W

 

6

39° 28.99' N

71° 45.47' W

 

7

39° 33.91' N

71° 52.61' W

 

1

39° 37.15' N

71° 55.85' W

*

Jones and Babylon Canyons

POINT

LATITUDE

LONGITUDE

BROAD ZONE

1

39° 28.26' N

72° 2.2' W

*

2

39° 29.88' N

72° 3.51' W

*

3

39° 30.57' N

72° 3.47' W

*

4

39° 31.28' N

72° 2.63' W

*

5

39° 31.46' N

72° 1.41' W

*

6

39° 30.37' N

71° 57.72' W

 

7

39° 30.63' N

71° 55.13' W

 

8

39° 23.81' N

71° 48.15' W

 

9

39° 23' N

71° 52.48' W

 

1

39° 28.26' N

72° 2.2' W

*

Hudson Canyon

POINT

LATITUDE

LONGITUDE

BROAD ZONE

1

39° 19.08' N

72° 9.56' W

*

2

39° 25.17' N

72° 13.03' W

*

3

39° 28.8' N

72° 17.39' W

*

4

39° 30.16' N

72° 20.41' W

*

5

39° 31.38' N

72° 23.86' W

*

6

39° 32.55' N

72° 25.07' W

*

7

39° 34.57' N

72° 25.18' W

*

8

39° 34.53' N

72° 24.23' W

*

9

39° 33.17' N

72° 24.1' W

*

10

39° 32.07' N

72° 22.77' W

*

11

39° 32.17' N

72° 22.08' W

*

12

39° 30.3' N

72° 15.71' W

*

13

39° 29.49' N

72° 14.3' W

*

14

39° 29.44' N

72° 13.24' W

*

15

39° 27.63' N

72° 5.87' W

*

16

39° 13.93' N

71° 48.44' W

 

17

39° 10.39' N

71° 52.98' W

 

18

39° 14.27' N

72° 3.09' W

 

1

39° 19.08' N

72° 9.56' W

*

Mey-Lindenkohl Slope

POINT

LATITUDE

LONGITUDE

BROAD ZONE

1

38° 43' N

73° 1.24' W

*

2

38° 43.66' N

73° 0.36' W

*

3

38° 45' N

73° 0.27' W

*

4

38° 46.68' N

73° 1.07' W

*

5

38° 47.54' N

73° 2.24' W

*

6

38° 47.84' N

73° 2.24' W

*

7

38° 49.03' N

73° 1.53' W

*

8

38° 48.45' N

73° 1' W

*

9

38° 49.15' N

72° 58.98' W

*

10

38° 48.03' N

72° 56.7' W

*

11

38° 49.84' N

72° 55.54' W

*

12

38° 52.4' N

72° 52.5' W

*

13

38° 53.87' N

72° 53.36' W

*

14

38° 54.17' N

72° 52.58' W

*

15

38° 54.7' N

72° 50.26' W

*

16

38° 57.2' N

72° 47.74' W

*

17

38° 58.64' N

72° 48.35' W

*

18

38° 59.3' N

72° 47.86' W

*

19

38° 59.22' N

72° 46.69' W

*

20

39° 0.13' N

72° 45.47' W

*

21

39° 1.69' N

72° 45.74' W

*

22

39° 1.49' N

72° 43.67' W

*

23

39° 3.9' N

72° 40.83' W

*

24

39° 7.35' N

72° 41.26' W

*

25

39° 7.16' N

72° 37.21' W

*

26

39° 6.52' N

72° 35.78' W

*

27

39° 11.73' N

72° 25.4' W

*

28

38° 58.85' N

72° 11.78' W

 

29

38° 32.39' N

72° 47.69' W

 

30

38° 34.88' N

72° 53.78' W

 

1

38° 43' N

73° 1.24' W

*

Spencer Canyon

POINT

LATITUDE

LONGITUDE

BROAD ZONE

1

38° 34.14' N

73° 11.14' W

*

2

38° 35.1' N

73° 10.43' W

*

3

38° 35.94' N

73° 11.25' W

*

4

38° 37.57' N

73° 10.49' W

*

5

38° 37.21' N

73° 9.41' W

*

6

38° 36.72' N

73° 8.85' W

*

7

38° 36.59' N

73° 8.25' W

 

8

38° 28.94' N

72° 58.96' W

 

9

38° 26.45' N

73° 3.24' W

 

1

38° 34.14' N

73° 11.14' W

*

Wilmington Canyon

POINT

LATITUDE

LONGITUDE

BROAD ZONE

1

38° 19.04' N

73° 33.02' W

*

2

38° 25.08' N

73° 34.99' W

*

3

38° 26.32' N

73° 33.44' W

*

4

38° 29.72' N

73° 30.65' W

*

5

38° 28.65' N

73° 29.37' W

*

6

38° 25.53' N

73° 30.94' W

*

7

38° 25.26' N

73° 29.97' W

*

8

38° 23.75' N

73° 30.16' W

*

9

38° 23.47' N

73° 29.7' W

*

10

38° 22.76' N

73° 29.34' W

*

11

38° 22.5' N

73° 27.63' W

*

12

38° 21.59' N

73° 26.87' W

*

13

38° 18.52' N

73° 22.95' W

 

14

38° 14.41' N

73° 16.64' W

 

15

38° 13.23' N

73° 17.32' W

 

16

38° 15.79' N

73° 26.38' W

 

1

38° 19.04' N

73° 33.02' W

*

North Heyes and South Wilmington Canyons

POINT

LATITUDE

LONGITUDE

BROAD ZONE

1

38° 15.25' N

73° 36.2' W

*

2

38° 16.19' N

73° 36.91' W

*

3

38° 16.89' N

73° 36.66' W

*

4

38° 16.91' N

73° 36.35' W

*

5

38° 17.63' N

73° 35.35' W

*

6

38° 18.55' N

73° 34.44' W

*

7

38° 18.38' N

73° 33.4' W

*

8

38° 19.04' N

73° 33.02' W

*

9

38° 15.79' N

73° 26.38' W

 

10

38° 14.98' N

73° 24.73' W

 

11

38° 12.32' N

73° 21.22' W

 

12

38° 11.06' N

73° 22.21' W

 

13

38° 11.13' N

73° 28.72' W

 

1

38° 15.25' N

73° 36.2' W

*

South Vries Canyon

POINT

LATITUDE

LONGITUDE

BROAD ZONE

1

38° 6.35' N

73° 44.8' W

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2

38° 7.5' N

73° 45.2' W

*

3

38° 9.24' N

73° 42.61' W

*

4

38° 3.22' N

73° 29.22' W

 

5

38° 2.38' N

73° 29.78' W

 

6

38° 2.54' N

73° 36.73' W

 

1

38° 6.35' N

73° 44.8' W

*

Baltimore Canyon

POINT

LATITUDE

LONGITUDE

BROAD ZONE

1

38° 3.29' N

73° 49.1' W

*

2

38° 6.19' N

73° 51.59' W

*

3

38° 7.67' N

73° 52.19' W

*

4

38° 9.04' N

73° 52.39' W

*

5

38° 10.1' N

73° 52.32' W

*

6

38° 11.98' N

73° 52.65' W

*

7

38° 13.74' N

73° 50.73' W

*

8

38° 13.15' N

73° 49.77' W

*

9

38° 10.92' N

73° 50.37' W

*

10

38° 10.2' N

73° 49.63' W

*

11

38° 9.26' N

73° 49.68' W

*

12

38° 8.38' N

73° 49.51' W

*

13

38° 7.59' N

73° 47.91' W

*

14

38° 6.96' N

73° 47.25' W

*

15

38° 6.51' N

73° 46.99' W

*

16

38° 5.69' N

73° 45.56' W

*

17

38° 6.35' N

73° 44.8' W

*

18

38° 2.54' N

73° 36.73' W

 

19

37° 59.19' N

73° 40.67' W

 

1

38° 3.29' N

73° 49.1' W

*

Warr and Phoenix Canyon Complex

POINT

LATITUDE

LONGITUDE

BROAD ZONE

1

37° 53.68' N

73° 57.41' W

*

2

37° 55.07' N

73° 57.27' W

*

3

38° 3.29' N

73° 49.1' W

*

4

37° 59.19' N

73° 40.67' W

 

5

37° 52.5' N

73° 35.28' W

 

6

37° 50.92' N

73° 36.59' W

 

7

37° 49.84' N

73° 47.11' W

 

1

37° 53.68' N

73° 57.41' W

*

Accomac and Leonard Canyons

POINT

LATITUDE

LONGITUDE

BROAD ZONE

1

37° 45.15' N

74° 7.24' W

*

2

37° 45.88' N

74° 7.44' W

*

3

37° 46.7' N

74° 5.98' W

*

4

37° 49.62' N

74° 6.03' W

*

5

37° 51.25' N

74° 5.48' W

*

6

37° 51.99' N

74° 4.51' W

*

7

37° 51.37' N

74° 3.3' W

*

8

37° 50.63' N

74° 2.69' W

*

9

37° 49.62' N

74° 2.28' W

*

10

37° 50.28' N

74° 0.67' W

*

11

37° 50.2' N

74° 0.17' W

 

12

37° 50.52' N

73° 58.59' W

 

13

37° 50.99' N

73° 57.17' W

 

14

37° 50.4' N

73° 52.35' W

 

15

37° 42.76' N

73° 44.86' W

 

16

37° 39.96' N

73° 48.32' W

 

17

37° 40.04' N

73° 58.25' W

 

18

37° 44.14' N

74° 6.96' W

 

1

37° 45.15' N

74° 7.24' W

*

Washington Canyon

POINT

LATITUDE

LONGITUDE

BROAD ZONE

1

37° 22.74' N

74° 26.24' W

*

2

37° 22.87' N

74° 26.16' W

*

3

37° 24.44' N

74° 28.57' W

*

4

37° 24.67' N

74° 29.71' W

*

5

37° 25.93' N

74° 30.13' W

*

6

37° 27.25' N

74° 30.2' W

*

7

37° 28.6' N

74° 30.6' W

*

8

37° 29.43' N

74° 30.29' W

*

9

37° 29.53' N

74° 29.95' W

*

10

37° 27.68' N

74° 28.82' W

*

11

37° 27.06' N

74° 28.76' W

*

12

37° 26.39' N

74° 27.76' W

*

13

37° 26.3' N

74° 26.87' W

*

14

37° 25.69' N

74° 25.63' W

*

15

37° 25.83' N

74° 24.22' W

*

16

37° 25.68' N

74° 24.03' W

*

17

37° 25.08' N

74° 23.29' W

 

18

37° 16.81' N

73° 52.13' W

 

19

37° 11.27' N

73° 54.05' W

 

20

37° 15.73' N

74° 12.2' W

 

1

37° 22.74' N

74° 26.24' W

*

Norfolk Canyon

POINT

LATITUDE

LONGITUDE

BROAD ZONE

1

36° 58.51' N

74° 36.51' W

*

2

36° 58.62' N

74° 36.97' W

*

3

37° 4.43' N

74° 41.03' W

*

4

37° 5.83' N

74° 45.57' W

*

5

37° 6.97' N

74° 40.8' W

*

6

37° 4.52' N

74° 37.77' W

*

7

37° 4.02' N

74° 33.83' W

*

8

37° 4.52' N

74° 33.51' W

*

9

37° 4.40' N

74° 33.11' W

*

10

37° 4.16' N

74° 32.37' W

 

11

37° 4.40' N

74° 30.58' W

 

12

37° 3.65' N

74° 3.66' W

 

13

36° 57.75' N

74° 3.61' W

 

14

36° 59.77' N

74° 30' W

 

15

36° 58.23' N

74° 32.95' W

 

16

36° 57.99' N

74° 34.18' W

 

1

36° 58.51' N

74° 36.51' W

*

Last updated by Greater Atlantic Regional Fisheries Office on 10/18/2019