The North Pacific Fishery Management Council (Council) has submitted Revised Amendment 23 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Groundfish Fishery of the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands Area, Revised Amendment 28 to the Fishery Management Plan for Groundfish of the Gulf of Alaska (GOA), and Revised Amendment 4 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Commercial King and Tanner Crab Fisheries in the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands (BSAI) for review by NMFS. Revised FMP Amendments 23, 28, and 4 would establish a moratorium on the entry of new vessels into groundfish fisheries of the GOA and the BSAI and the king and Tanner crab fisheries in the BSAI. Comments are requested from the public.
Agency Contact: Jay Ginter, 907-586-7228.
This is a proposed regulation. Comments were due on June 1, 1995.