Groundfish: Harvest Specifications, Regulations, and Seasons

The Pacific Fishery Management Council develops and recommends harvest specifications and management measures to the National Marine Fisheries Service. Examples of a harvest specification include annual catch limits for a species or species complex. Examples of management measures include cumulative landing limits for commercial fisheries, rockfish conservation area boundary adjustments, bag limits, and seasons.

Please visit the links to the left or the following links to get information on the Current, Upcoming, or Past Management Cycles

  • Current Harvest Specifications, Regulations, and Seasons
  • Inseason Adjustments, Regulatory Changes
  • Upcoming Harvest Specifications, Regulations, and Seasons
  • Past Harvest Specifications, Regulations, and Seasons