This notice is a courtesy to Atlantic BAYS tunas fishery interests to keep you informed. Official notice of federal fishery actions is made through filing such notice with the Office of the Federal Register. Catch statistics from previous months are
NOAA Fisheries transfers 55 metric tons of Atlantic bluefin tuna quota to the General category for the October through November 2018 subquota period and closes the fishery as of Friday, October 5, 2018.
NOAA Fisheries will hold a meeting of the Atlantic Highly Migratory Species (HMS) Advisory Panel on September 5-6, 2018, at the Sheraton Silver Spring Hotel, 8777 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910. The meeting and will be held from 8:30 a.m.