Fishery Management Plan and Amendments: FMP: Amendment 1

First Amendment and Implementing Regulations to the Pacific Coast Groundfish Fishery Management Plan

This amendment (July 30, 1984) was replaced by Amendment 4.

Amendment 1 analyzed seven issues relevant to the Pacific Coast Groundfish Fishery Management Plan (FMP). Those issues were to:

  1. Provide flexibility in the regulatory regime for Pacific Ocean perch
  2. Impose marking requirements for fixed gear
  3. Require vessel identification
  4. Include additional species in the groundfish management unit
  5. Impose a trip limit on sablefish as the OY is approached
  6. Require pelagic trawl footrope
  7. Separate management of Northern Jack mackerel

Amendment 1 was replaced by Amendment 4.

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