The Mid-Atlantic Fishery Management Council’s (MAFMC’s) Summer Flounder, Scup, and Black Sea Bass Monitoring Committee will hold a public meeting.
NMFS Proposes To Implement Management Measures That Would Withhold 4.9 Percent Of The 2016 Red Snapper Commercial Quota Prior To The Annual Distribution Of Red Snapper Allocation To Red Snapper Individual Fishing Quota Program Shareholders On January 1, 2016
NMFS proposes to implement management measures described in a framework action to the Fishery Management Plan for the Reef Fish Resources of the Gulf of Mexico (FMP), as prepared by the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council (Council).
Regulatory Changes To Improve The Administration Of The High Seas Fishing Compliance Act Program And The Monitoring Of U.s. Fishing Vessels Operating On The High Seas
This final action sets forth regulatory changes to improve the administration of the High Seas Fishing Compliance Act program and the monitoring of U.S. fishing vessels operating on the high seas.
NMFS Reduces The Commercial Trip Limit For Gag Grouper In Or From The EEZ Of The South Atlantic To 500 Lb, Gutted Weight
NMFS reduces the commercial trip limit for gag grouper (gag) in or from the exclusive economic zone (EEZ) of the South Atlantic to 500 lb (227 kg), gutted weight.
The following Fishery Management Councils will hold Public Meetings.
Surfclam And Ocean Quahog Individual Transferable Quota Allocation Holders Will Be Required To Purchase Their Fishing Year 2016 Cage Tags From The National Band And Tag Company
NMFS informs surfclam and ocean quahog individual transferable quota (ITQ) allocation holders that they will be required to purchase their fishing year 2016 (January 1, 2016-December 31, 2016) cage tags from the National Band and Tag Company.
The Pacific Fishery Management Council (Pacific Council) will convene a webinar meeting of its Coastal Pelagic Species Management Team (CPSMT).
NMFS announces that the 2015 summer flounder commercial fishery within the Commonwealth of Massachusetts is reopening to allow permitted vessels to fully harvest remaining commercial summer flounder quota as of October 12, 2015.
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).