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Final Rule: Restricted-Fishing Days in the Atlantic Bluefin Tuna Fishery

Final Rule NOAA Fisheries announces a final rule regarding the use of restricted-fishing days (RFDs) in the Atlantic Tunas General category and HMS Charter/Headboat fisheries. The first RFD will be on September 3, 2021; RFDs will continue through…
Issued
05/26/2022

Final Rule: Changes to Some North Atlantic Swordfish and Shark Retention Limits and Inseason Adjustment Criteria

Final Rule Changes to Some North Atlantic Swordfish and Shark Retention Limits and Inseason Adjustment Criteria NOAA Fisheries announces a final rule that will modify retention limits and related regulatory procedures for some swordfish and shark…
Effective
05/26/2022

2021 Atlantic Shark Commercial Fishing Year Quotas, Opening Dates, and Retention Limits

This final rule establishes quota levels, opening dates, and retention limits for the 2021 Atlantic commercial shark fisheries, including those in the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean. The 2021 quotas, adjusted as appropriate to account for over- and…
Effective
05/26/2022

2020 Commercial Atlantic Shark Fishing Quotas, Dates & Retention Limits

This final rule establishes quota levels, opening dates, and retention limits for the 2020 Atlantic commercial shark fisheries, including those in the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean. NOAA Fisheries may increase or decrease these retention limits for…
Effective
05/26/2022

Pelagic Longline Bluefin Tuna Area-Based and Weak Hook Management Measures

NOAA Fisheries has adjusted regulatory measures put in place to manage bluefin tuna bycatch in the pelagic longline fishery for Atlantic highly migratory species (HMS), specifically addressing the Northeastern United States Closed Area, the Cape…
Effective
05/26/2022

Atlantic Highly Migratory Species Fishery Compliance Guides

Plain language summaries of HMS regulations for commercial fishermen, recreational fishermen, and dealers and importers/exporters.