Fishery Notice

Category(s):
COMMERCIAL - General Information
COMMERCIAL - Groundfish Trawl
COMMERCIAL - Groundfish: Halibut
COMMERCIAL - Groundfish: Other Hook and Line
COMMERCIAL - Groundfish: Rockfish Hook and Line
COMMERCIAL - Groundfish: Sablefish
Subject:
FN1296-Groundfish: 2018/2019 IFMP Amendment 1.2 - Changes to Quota landings temporary quota caps in the Halibut sector.


The commercial groundfish fishery is hereby notified of the following changes 
to the 2018/2019 Integrated Fisheries Management Plan for Groundfish. These 
changes take effect immediately:

2018/19 Integrated Fisheries Management Plan for Groundfish

Appendix 6: Halibut Commercial Harvest Plan

Section 6.3.3 - Quota Landing Temporary Quota Caps for the following species 
(coastwide) will be removed: 

Redbanded rockfish
Rougheye rockfish
Shortraker rockfish
Shortspine rockfish
Lingcod

More details are available in the Groundfish IFMP, available upon request from 
the Groundfish Management Unit.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: 

Lindsay Gardner
Sablefish, Hook & Line Coordinator
Phone: (604) 666-0912

Shane Petersen
Halibut, Hook & Line Coordinator
Phone: 604-666-3279

Rob Tadey
Trawl Coordinator
Phone: 604-666-3991

Fisheries & Oceans Operations Center - FN1296
Sent November 30, 2018 at 1304