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New Bycatch Regulations in the Herring Fishery Effective August 15, 2006

NOAA Fisheries Service implements Framework Adjustment 43 to the NE Multispecies Fishery Management Plan, which addresses the incidental catch of NE multispecies by vessels fishing for Atlantic herring by establishing a Herring Exempted Fishery.  Please click on the permit holder letter below or contact the Sustainable Fisheries Division at 978-281-9315 with questions.

Last Updated: August 15, 2006

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