Notice of Availability: public review draft of the groundfish trawl catch share program five-year review

The Pacific Fishery Management Council has released a public review draft of its groundfish trawl catch share program five-year review.  The public is invited to provide comments on this draft for the November 2017 Council meeting, at which time the Council is scheduled to finalize the review document.

Draft Document for Public Review

How to Comment

Comments must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time, Thursday, October 19, 2017.   Please submit comments to:


You may also send your comments to:

Pacific Fishery Management Council
7700 NE Ambassador Place, Suite 101
Portland, Oregon 97220-1384

For more information on the catch share review, please see the five-year review webpage.  If you have questions, contact the staff officer for trawl catch shares: Dr. Jim Seger ( phone: (503) 820-2280 ext. 416 or toll free (866) 806-7204, ext. 416.