Fishery Management Plan and Amendments: FMP: Amendment 3

Third Amendment to the Pacific Coast Groundfish Fishery Management Plan

This amendment (January 1988) was replaced by Amendment 4.

Amendment 3 addressed two issues relevant to Pacific coast groundfish fisheries:

  1. Incorporating habitat considerations into the fishery management plan
  2. Incorporating provisions to consider, and if appropriate, provide for temporary adjustments due to unsafe weather or oceanic conditions.

Amendment 3 was replaced by Amendment 4.

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