Part I: Emergency Actions on IFQ Fisheries And Review of Climate Change at February NPFMC Meeting
This report is the first of two parts covering decisions made at the February North Pacific Fisheries Management Council meeting. Part II will cover crab by-catch and the inclusion of Indigenous voices at the Council.
The North Pacific Fishery Management Council (NPFMC) sent Emergency Rule requests to NOAA Fisheries on halibut and sablefish license requirements for the second year in a row due to the pandemic, while reviewing several reports related to climate change: the Bering Sea FEP Plan Team report, the Climate ...
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