Groundfish: Groundfish Essential Fish Habitat

The Council is currently in the process of reviewing and modifying essential fish habitat (EFH) for groundfish. This page brings together EFH documents that are found in different sections of our site.

Useful links:

Public Proposals (November 2013)

Additional Useful Links:

Groundfish Essential Fish Habitat Modification Process

Pacific Coast Groundfish 5-Year Review of Essential Fish Habitat

Groundfish Amendment 19: Essential Fish Habitat Designation and Minimization of Adverse Impacts

Groundfish Amendment 28:  Pacific Coast Groundfish Essential Fish Habitat, Rockfish Conservation Area Modifications, and Magnuson Act Discretionary Closures

NOAA’s Consolidated GIS Data Catalog and Online Registry for the 5-Year Review of Pacific Coast Groundfish EFH: