Final rule published for 2020 salmon fisheries management measures

Through this final rule, National Marine Fisheries Service establishes fishery management measures for the 2020 ocean salmon fisheries off Washington, Oregon, and California and the 2021 salmon seasons opening earlier than the effective date of the 2021 rule, which is expected to be no later than May 16, 2021, under authority of the Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act.

See the final rule for 2020 salmon fisheries management measures published in the Federal Register on May 8, 2020.

For further information please contact Peggy Mundy, National Marine Fisheries Service, at 206-526-4323.