Fisheries Of The South Atlantic Will Hold Webinars On Oct 30 And Nov 2
NMFS Specifies A 2015 Limit Of 2,000 Metric Tons Of Longline-caught Bigeye Tuna For The Commonwealth Of The Northern Mariana Islands
In this final rule, NMFS specifies a 2015 limit of 2,000 metric tons (mt) of longline-caught bigeye tuna for the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI).
Correction To 2015-2016 Harvest Specifications And Management Measures For Groundfish Taken In The U.S. Exclusive Economic Zone Off The Coasts Of Washington, Oregon, And California
This action corrects the 2015-2016 harvest specifications and management measures final rule that published on March 10, 2015.
Announcement Of Inseason Changes To Management Measures In The Pacific Coast Groundfish Fisheries Intended To Prevent Exceeding The 2015 Area 2a Pacific Halibut Quota And The Annual Catch Limit For Sablefish North 36° N. Lat.
This final rule announces inseason changes to management measures in the Pacific Coast groundfish fisheries.
NMFS Proposes To Revise The Regulations Governing International Trade Documentation And Tracking Programs For Atlantic Bluefin Tuna
NMFS proposes to revise the regulations governing international trade documentation and tracking programs for Atlantic bluefin tuna to implement recommendations adopted at recent meetings of the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT).
Bering Sea/Aleutian Islands King And Tanner Crabs: Modification Of Required Right Of First Refusal Contract Terms
NMFS announces that the North Pacific Fishery Management Council (Council) has submitted Amendment 44 to the Fishery Management Plan for Bering Sea/Aleutian Islands King and Tanner Crabs (FMP) for review by the Secretary of Commerce (Secretary).
NMFS Reallocates The Projected Unused Amount Of The 2015 Atka Mackerel Incidental Catch Allowance For The Bering Sea Subarea And Eastern Aleutian District
NMFS is reallocating the projected unused amount of the 2015 Atka mackerel incidental catch allowance (ICA) for the Bering Sea subarea and Eastern Aleutian district (BS/EAI) to the Amendment 80 cooperative allocations in the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands management area (BSAI).
Comment Request: Proposed Information Collection On Surfclam/ocean Quahog Individual Transferable Quota Administration
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 required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.
NMFS Approves Exemption For Vessels With State-waters Permits Issued From The State Of Maine To Continue Fishing Sea Scallops In The Maine State-waters Portion Of The Northern Gulf Of Maine Management Area
NMFS approves and implements an exemption for Northern Gulf of Maine federally permitted vessels with state-waters permits issued from the State of Maine to continue fishing in the Maine state-waters portion of the Northern Gulf of Maine management area once NMFS has announced that the Federal total allowable catch has been fully harvested in a given year.
NMFS is issuing regulations under the Tuna Conventions Act to implement Resolution C-14-02 of the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission (IATTC) by establishing requirements for any U.S. commercial fishing vessel that is 24 meters (78.74 feet) or more in overall length engaging in fishing activities for either tuna or tuna-like species in the eastern Pacific Ocean.