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Final Rule to Implement 2024 Monkfish Fishing Year Quotas

NMFS is implementing specifications for the 2024 monkfish fishery. This action is necessary to ensure allowable monkfish harvest levels that will prevent overfishing and allow harvesting of optimum yield.
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Effective
05/01/2024

Amendment 2 to the Island-based Fishery Management Plans: Trawl and Net Gear and Descending Devices

Amendment 2 to the Puerto Rico, St. Croix, and St. Thomas and St. John Fishery Management Plans: Trawl and Net Gear and Descending Devices
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Published
04/23/2024

Amendment 3 to the Island-based Fishery Management Plans: Management Measures for Dolphin and Wahoo

Amendment 3 to the Puerto Rico, St. Croix, and St. Thomas and St. John Fishery Management Plans: Management Measures for Dolphin and Wahoo
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Published
04/23/2024

Tori Line Requirement for Stern-Setting Vessels in Hawaiʻi Deep-Set Longline Fishery

NOAA Fisheries is replacing blue-dyed bait and strategic offal discharge requirements with a new tori line (bird-scaring streamer) requirement. The rule applies to Hawaiʻi longline vessels that stern-set above 23° N latitude.
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Effective
04/01/2024

NOAA Fisheries Implements the Prohibition of Commercial Fishing in the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument

NOAA Fisheries Implements the Prohibition of Commercial Fishing in the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument
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Effective
03/18/2024

Final Rule for 2024-2027 Atlantic Deep-Sea Red Crab Specifications

Final Rule for 2024-2027 Atlantic Deep-Sea Red Crab Specifications
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Effective
03/11/2024

2024-2025 Atlantic Mackerel Specifications

This action proposed the 2024-2025 Atlantic mackerel specifications. These specifications include reduced acceptable biological catch and reduced trip limits to maintain the rebuilding plan goals of having a rebuilt stock by 2032.
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Comments Close
03/14/2025

Federal Salmon Regulations for Overfished Species Rebuilding Plans--Snohomish Coho Salmon

Snohomish River coho salmon rebuilding plan is no longer required, and is proposed to be removed.
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Comments Close
03/14/2024
Published
02/27/2024

Amendments 54 and 55 to the Fishery Management Plan for Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands King and Tanner Crabs

The North Pacific Fishery Management Council (Council) submitted Amendments 54 and 55 to the Fishery Management Plan for Bering Sea/Aleutian Islands King and Tanner Crabs (Crab FMP) to NMFS for review.
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Comments Close
04/29/2024