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Amendment 13 to the 2006 Consolidated HMS Fishery Management Plan: Bluefin Management Measures

NOAA Fisheries is exploring management options with a focus on:  Refining the Individual Bluefin Quota Program.  Reassessing share distribution and allocation of bluefin tuna quotas, including the potential elimination or phasing out of
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07/31/2019

Adjustment to Bluefin Tuna General Category Daily Retention Limit for June-August Subquota Time Period

NOAA Fisheries adjusted the Atlantic bluefin tuna (BFT) General category daily retention limit from the default limit of one to three large medium or giant BFT (measuring 73 inches or greater) per vessel per day/trip for the beginning of the
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05/23/2019

Draft Three-Year Review of the Individual Bluefin Quota Program

An evaluation of the effectiveness of the Individual Bluefin Quota Program in meeting the goals and objectives specified in Amendment 7 to the 2006 Consolidated Highly Migratory Species Fishery Management Plan.
May 09, 2019 - Program Review ,

Adjustment to Atlantic Bluefin Tuna Angling Category Recreational Daily Retention Limit

The Atlantic bluefin tuna (BFT) daily retention limit that applies to vessels permitted in the Highly Migratory Species (HMS) Angling category and the HMS Charter/Headboat category when fishing recreationally for bluefin has been adjusted for the
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05/23/2019

Temporary Reopening of Atlantic Bluefin Tuna General Category Fishery

The Atlantic bluefin tuna quota General category fishery will reopen for two days within the October through November subquota period—effective 12:30 a.m., October 15 through 11:30 p.m., October 16, 2018. This action is intended to provide a
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05/23/2019

Review of Atlantic HMS Recreational Landings and Bluefin Tuna Catch Reporting Methods

NOAA Fisheries is inviting comments related to a proposed collection of information on recreational catch and bluefin tuna landings. We are particularly interested in comments on:  Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for
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06/14/2019

Temporary Reopening of Atlantic Bluefin Tuna General Category Fishery

The Atlantic bluefin tuna (BFT) General category fishery will reopen for five days—effective 12:30 a.m. on November 12 through 11:30 p.m. on November 16, 2018. This action is intended to provide a reasonable opportunity to harvest the full
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05/23/2019

Temporary Reopening of Atlantic Bluefin Tuna General Category Fishery

The Atlantic bluefin tuna (BFT) General category fishery will reopen for three days—effective 12:30 a.m. on October 31 through 11:30 p.m. on November 2, 2018. This action is intended to provide a reasonable opportunity to harvest the full annual
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05/23/2019

Adjustment to the Atlantic Bluefin Tuna General Category January 2019 Quota

Nineteen and a half metric tons of Atlantic bluefin tuna (BFT) quota have been transferred from the 28.9-mt General category December 2019 subquota to the January 2019 subquota period (from January 1 through March 31, 2019 or until the
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05/23/2019

Adjustment to the Bluefin Tuna General Category January 2019

Twenty-six metric tons of Atlantic bluefin tuna (BFT) quota has been transferred from the Reserve category to the General category January 2019 period (from January 1 through March 31, 2019 or until the available subquota for this period is
Effective
05/23/2019