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Amendment 21 to the Atlantic Mackerel, Squid, and Butterfish Fishery Management Plan

This action would implement measures required to formally integrate Atlantic chub mackerel as a stock in the fishery under the Atlantic Mackerel, Squid, and Butterfish Fishery Management Plan.This proposed rule would designate essential fish habitat;…
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04/08/2020

Recreational Management Measures for the Summer Flounder Fishery; Fishing Year 2020

We are proposing management measures for the 2020 summer flounder recreational fishery. The implementing regulations for this fishery require us to publish recreational measures for the fishing year and to provide an opportunity for public comment. The…
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04/21/2020

Permanent Advisory Committee to Advise the U.S. Commissioners to the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission; Meeting Announcement

NOAA Fisheries announces a public meeting of the Permanent Advisory Committee (PAC) to advise the U.S. Commissioners to the Commission for the Conservation and Management of Highly Migratory Fish Stocks in the Western and Central Pacific Ocean (WCPFC)…
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04/23/2020

North Pacific Observer Program - Federal Register Rules and Notices

Temporary Rule NOAA Fisheries issues this temporary rule (also referred to herein as “emergency action”) to provide it with authority to waive observer coverage requirements established in regulations promulgated under the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery…
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04/27/2020

Amendment 51: Establish Gray Snapper Status Determination Criteria and Modify Annual Catch Limits

Gray snapper is a federally managed species caught in the Gulf of Mexico. The species is targeted inshore and offshore on natural and artificial reefs. Amendment 51 would establish overfished and overfishing definitions for the Gulf of Mexico gray…
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04/28/2020

Notice of Proposed and/or Continuing Information Collections - Federal Register Notices

The Department of Commerce, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on proposed and/or continuing information collections, as…
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05/05/2020

Northeast Multispecies Fishery; Removal of Regulations Implementing the Closed Area I Hook Gear Haddock Special Access Program

This action would remove regulations that implement the Closed Area I Hook Gear Haddock Special Access Program.  The Omnibus Essential Fish Habitat Amendment 2 eliminated the year-round Closed Area I, rendering the Closed Area I Hook Gear Haddock…
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05/06/2020

Amendment 121 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands and Amendment 110 to the Fishery Management Plan

Amendment 121 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands (BSAI) Management Area and Amendment 110 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska (GOA) (collectively Amendments 121/110) would…
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05/22/2020

Notice for Comment on Petition to Ban Imports of All Fish and Fish Products from New Zealand that Do Not Satisfy the Marine Mammal Protection Act

AGENCY: National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Commerce. ACTION: Receipt of petition to ban imports through emergency rulemaking; request for information and comments. NMFS announces…
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03/27/2109