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Annual Report for the Alaska Groundfish Fisheries Chinook Salmon Incidental Catch and ESA Consultation

Annual report on salmon incidental catch in the Alaska groundfish…
October 14, 2019 - Other Reports ,

Amendment 119 to the FMP for the Groundfish of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands and Amendment 107 to the FMP for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska

If approved, Amendments 119/107 would require that the operator of a catcher vessel required to have a federal fishery permit using hook-and-line, pot, or jig in the EEZ of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands (BSAI) and Gulf of Alaska (GOA) to retain…
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01/18/2020

Exempted Fishing Permits in Alaska - Federal Register Rules and Notices

Notice of Application: This notice announces receipt of an exempted fishing permit (EFP) application from United Catcher Boats for pollock catcher vessels (CVs) using pelagic trawl gear in the eastern Bering Sea (BS) and Gulf of Alaska (GOA) to…
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01/18/2020

Annual Report for the Alaska Groundfish Fisheries Chinook Salmon Coded Wire Tag and Recovery Data for ESA Consultations

Alaska Region's data on salmon incidental catch in the Alaska groundfish…
July 15, 2019 - Other Reports ,

BYCATCH REDUCTION DEVICE PICTURES

Graphic representations of bycatch reduction devices required for use in…

Bycatch Reduction Device Testing Manual - 2016

This Bycatch Reduction Device Testing Manual (Manual) establishes a…
June 28, 2019 - Policy and Guidance ,

Reducing Bycatch Helps Restore Sea Turtle Populations

Watch this video to see how we are working to reduce bycatch, helping to…
June 11, 2019 - Video ,
Swimming sea turtle

Illuminated Nets Could Provide A Brighter Future For Sea Turtles

Illuminated gillnets are helping reduce bycatch of protected species like…
June 07, 2019 - Feature Story ,
Fishermen prepare to set out nets with green LED lights attached. Sunset in background.

Frequently Asked Questions: Release Protocols for Endangered Species Act-Listed Sea Turtles and Smalltooth Sawfish

Protocol for Federally-Permitted Commercial and For-hire Vessels in the Gulf of Mexico Reef Fish and South Atlantic Snapper-Grouper Fisheries. Updated 01/2020