Federal Register Notices

2017
11/15/2017 82FR52882: Notice of Receipt of 2018 Trawl Gear and Lingcod Pot Exempted Fishing Permit Applications -- Comments due by November 30, 2017
11/14/2017 82FR52700: International Fisheries; Pacific Tuna Fisheries; Fishing Restrictions for Tropical Tuna in the Eastern Pacific Ocean for 2018 to 2020; public comment period closes December 14, 2017
11/06/2017 82FR51381: Notice of Availability; Amendment 16 to the Coastal Pelagic Species Fishery Management Plan; public comment period ends January 5, 2018
11/03/2017 82FR51237: Environmental Impact Statements; Notice of Availability
10/31/2017 82FR50366: Proposed Rule: Implementation of a Federal Limited Entry Permit in the California/Oregon Large-Mesh Drift Gillnet Fishery; public comment period closes December 15, 2017
10/30/2017 82FR50106: Proposed Rule; Amendment 21-3 Change Pacific Whiting At-Sea Sector Darkblotched Rockfish and Pacific Ocean Perch (POP) Allocations to Set-Asides. Comments must be received no later than November 27, 2017
10/19/2017 82FR48656: Inseason Adjustments to sablefish trip limits, clarification of lingcod size limit in regs, and depth restrictions for California recreational - Effective October 19, 2017
10/04/2017 82FR46209: Advance notice of proposed rulemaking regarding use and accumulation of Catcher Processor permits in the Pacific Coast groundfish fishery. Comments must be received no later than November 3, 2017
09/27/2017 82FR44984: Notice of availability; request for comments Pacific Coast Groundfish Fishery Management Plan; Amendment 21-3; Trawl Rationalization Program RIN 0648-BG98
09/01/2017 82FR41562: International Fisheries; Pacific Tuna Fisheries: 2017 Bigeye Tuna Longline Fishery Closure in the Eastern Pacific Ocean; Closure
08/28/2017 82FR40751: Notice; request for comments. Twnety-seven exempted fishing permit applications under the Fishery Management Plan for U.S. West Coast Highly Migratory Species; comments close September 27, 2017
08/28/2017 82FR40720: Temporary Rule; Closure of U.S. commercial fishery for Pacific bluefin tuna in the easter Pacific Ocean through December 31, 2017; effective August 28, 2017
08/23/2017 82FR39977: Proposed Rule; Adjustments to the Pacific Sardine Harvest Guideline Control Rule; public comment period closes September 22, 2017
08/08/2017 82FR37060: 12-month finding on a petition to list Pacific bluefin tuna as threatened or endangered under ESA
08/07/2017 82FR36724: Proposed Rule; International Fisheries; Pacific Tuna Fisheries; Restrictions on Fishing for Sharks in the Eastern Pacific Ocean; public comment period closes September 6, 2017
08/01/2017 82FR35687: Final Rule; Fisheries Off West Coast States; Coastal Pelagic Species Fisheries; Amendment to Regulations Implementing the Coastal Pelagic Species Fishery Management Plan; Change to Pacific Mackerel Management Cycle From Annual to Biennial; effective August 31, 2017
07/19/2017 82FR33064:90 day fining on petition to list winter run puget sound chum salmon as threatened or endangered
07/12/2017 82FR32175: Notice; call for nominations to Pacific Whiting Treaty Advisory Panel
07/07/2017 82FR31494: Inseason adjustments to lingcod trip limits and the non-trawl RCA, and transfer of POP and DKBL to the at-sea whiting fishery, effective July 3, 2017
07/20/2017 82FR29776: Fisheries Off West Coast States; Coastal Pelagic Species Fisheries; Annual Specifications for Pacific Sardine; Effective July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018
06/20/2017 82FR28012: Correction to 2017 Pacific halibut fishery annual management measures for sport fishery dates in the Columbia River subarea in Area 2A, effective June 19, 2017
06/12/2017 82FR26902: Proposed Rule; Withdrawal of proposed rule establishing hard caps for Calif/Ore large-mesh drift gillnet fishery; effective June 12, 2017
06/09/2017 82FR26791: Notice; Availability of Environmental Impact Statements, including Oregon Coast Hatcheries Final EIS; review period ends July 10, 2017
05/16/2017 82FR22428: Inseason adjustments to sablefish trip limits and to transfer Pacific Ocean perch to the at-sea Pacific whiting coops, effective May 12, 2017
05/11/2017 82FR21948: Inseason adjustment to incidental halibut retention in the sablefish primary fishery N. of Pt Chehalis; and WA recreational groundfish bag limit changes and removal of the 22 inch lingcod length requirement. Effective May 11, 2017
05/08/2017 82FR21317: Final Rule to Implement 2017 Tribal Whiting Allocation and Fishery Harvest Guideline for Non-tribal Fishery
04/28/2017 82FR19631: 2017 Management Measures and a Temporary Rule
04/27/2017 Fisheries Off West Coast States; West Coast Salmon Fisheries; 2017 Management Measures and a Temporary Rule
04/21/2017 82FR18704: Final rule to establishing limits on U.S. commercial catch of Pacific bluefin tuna in eastern Pacific
04/20/2017 82FR18581: Final rule announcing approval of the Catch Sharing Plan and annual management measures for halibut fishing in Area 2A
04/20/2017 82FR18614: Final determination on Colville Confederated Tribes Tribal Plan for Okanogan River
04/13/2017 82FR17826: Information Collection Renewal, Vessel Monitoring Systems
04/11/2017 82FR17382: Final Rule: International Fisheries; Pacific Tuna Fisheries; Fishing Restrictions for Tropical Tuna in the Eastern Pacific Ocean; effective May 11, 2017
04/10/2017 82FR17225: Notice of Determination; Issuance of permits for hatchery operations in Methow River
03/29/2017 82FR15513: Notice of proposed meeting agenda and schedule of the Columbia Basin Partnership Task Force, April 18 & 19, 2017 in Portland.
03/23/2017 82FR14850: 2017 Tribal Whiting Allocation Proposed Rule and Request for Comments
03/17/2017 82FR14205: Notice of receipt of EFP application; public comments must be received by April 3, 2017
03/13/2017 82FR13434: Availability for public comment of 10 Hatchery Plans for programs in Lower Columbia River; public comment period closes April 12, 2017
03/08/2017 82FR12922: Reapportionment of tribal Pacific whiting allocation at the end of 2016
02/23/2017 82FR11419: Proposal to approve changes to the Pacific halibut Catch Sharing Plan for Area 2A for 2017 fisheries; public comments must be received by March 15, 2017
02/07/2017 82FR9634: Final 2017-2018 groundfish harvest specifications and management measures, effective February 7, 2017
01/23/2017 82FR7711: Final rule: Removal of Puget Sound/Georgia Basin Canary Rockfish from ESA listing, and updated listings for Yelloweye Rockfish & Bocaccio. Effective March 24, 2017.
01/18/2017 82FR5508: Proposed rule; Commercial Pacific bluefin tuna catch limits for 2017; comments due February 17, 2017
05/13/2017 82FR4276: NMFS received a petition to establish a whale protection zone in Puget Sound supporting recovery of endangered Southern Resident killer whales. NMFS requests and will consider all comments and information. Comments must be received by April 13, 2017.
01/10/2017 82FR2954: NMFS proposes to issue a 3 year permit authorizing the incidental take of two ESA listed marine mammals protected by the Marine Mammal Protection Act. Comments must be received by February 9, 2017.