Summary of Plan Plan Amendments Framework Adjustments

Framework Adjustment
Federal Register Publication Date
Date Implemented
Description of Action

(50 CFR 44066)

Modifies the existing annual review and specifications to be set for up to 3 years at a time, and continues the current target total allowable catch and fleet days-at-sea for fishing year 2006 and 2007. The purpose of this action is to conserve and manage the red crab resource, reduce the staff resources necessary to effectively manage this fishery, and provide consistency and predictability to the industry. 

Original FMP