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Regulatory Amendment 28: Golden Tilefish Annual Catch Limits

Regulatory Amendment 28ends overfishing of golden tilefish by reducing the total annual catch limit (ACL) to 342,000 lb. The commercial and recreational sector ACLs and component commercial quotas are specified using existing sector allocations of 97...
Effective
01/04/2019

Loggerhead Interactions in the Hawaii Shallow-set Pelagic Longline Fishery

This final rule revises from 34 to 17 the annual number of allowableincidental interactions that may occurbetween the Hawaii shallow-set pelagiclongline fishery and North Pacificloggerhead sea turtles, in compliancewith an order of the U.S. District Court,District...
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Effective
01/01/2019

Atlantic Surfclam and Ocean Quahog Fisheries: 2019 Fishing Quotas and Suspension of Minimum Atlantic Surfclam Size Limit

NOAA Fisheries suspends the minimum size limit for Atlantic surfclams for the 2019 fishing year. NOAA Fisheries also announces that the quotas for the Atlantic surfclam and ocean quahog fisheries for 2019 will remain status quo. Regulations governing these...
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Effective
01/01/2019

Halibut and Sablefish Individual Fishing Quota (IFQ) Cost Recovery Program Standard Prices and Fee Percentages

NOAA Fisheries publishes the individual fishing quota standard prices and fee percentage for cost recovery for the IFQ Program for the halibut and sablefish fisheries of the North Pacific. This action is intended to provide holders of halibut and sablefish...
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Effective
12/12/2018

2018 U.S. Territorial Longline Bigeye Tuna Catch Limits for American Samoa

NOAA Fisheries announces a valid specified fishing agreement that allocates up to 1,000 metric tons (t) of the 2018 bigeye tuna limit for the Territory of American Samoa to identified U.S. longline fishing vessels. The agreement supports the long-term sustainability...
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Published
12/10/2018

Implementation of Fish and Fish Product Import Provisions of the Marine Mammal Protection Act-Notification of Comparability Findings

Under the authority of the Marine Mammal Protection Act (MMPA), the NMFS Assistant Administrator for Fisheries (Assistant Administrator) has issued comparability findings for the Government of Mexico's following fisheries: Upper Gulf of California shrimp...
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Published
12/06/2018

2019-2020 Alaska Groundfish Harvest Specifications

NOAA Fisheries proposes 2019 and 2020 harvest specifications, apportionments, and prohibited species catch allowances for the groundfish fishery of the Gulf of Alaska and the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands. This action is necessary to establish harvest limits...
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Comments Close
01/07/2019

Regulatory Amendment 26: Vision Blueprint Recreational Measures

Vision Blueprint Regulatory Amendment 26 to the Fishery Management Plan (FMP) for the Snapper Grouper Fishery of the South Atlantic Region (Regulatory Amendment 26) addresses specific action items in the 2016-2020 Vision Blueprint for the Recreational Sector...
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Issued
12/05/2018