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Net Illumination Reduces Fisheries Bycatch, Maintains Catch Value, and Increases Operational Efficiency

We study how illuminating gillnets decreases bycatch and economizes resources for small-scale coastal gillnet fisheries.
January 20, 2022 - Peer-Reviewed Research ,
Image of illuminated gillnet with graph comparisons of bycatch. See publication for detailed description of data presented.

Incidental Take Program

This training and support program ensures that fishery observers collect data needed to reduce protected species bycatch in commercial fisheries.

Secretarial Review Draft Regulatory Impact Review for Proposed Regulatory Amendment Removing processing restrictions for squids and sculpins in the BSAI and GOA

Analysis of the benefits and costs of proposed alternatives regarding processing and sale of squids and sculpins
October 20, 2021 - Analyses (non-NEPA) ,

Annual Report for the Alaska Groundfish Fisheries Chinook Salmon Coded Wire Tag and Recovery Data for ESA Consultations

Alaska Region's data on salmon incidental catch in the Alaska groundfish fisheries, including stock of origin and coded wire tag (CWT) data for salmon. Report supplements the annual report on salmon incidental catch and salmon bycatch reduction measures.
October 06, 2021 - Other Reports ,

Seabird Bycatch Estimates for Alaska Groundfish Fisheries: 2020

Annual update of estimates of seabirds caught as bycatch in commercial groundfish and halibut fisheries operating in Federal waters off Alaska
October 05, 2021 - Technical Memo ,

Amendment 51 to the FMP for Bering Sea/Aleutian Islands (BSAI) King and Tanner Crabs, Amendment 17 to the FMP for the Scallop Fishery Off Alaska, and

NOAA Fisheries announces the approval of Amendment 51 to the Fishery Management Plan (FMP) for Bering Sea/Aleutian Islands (BSAI) King and Tanner Crabs (Crab FMP), Amendment 17 to the FMP for the Scallop Fishery Off Alaska (Scallop FMP), and Amendment…
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Published
05/26/2022

2021 Funded Bycatch Reduction Engineering Program Projects

Descriptions of projects funded in Fiscal Year 2021.

Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands (BSAI) Halibut Abundance-Based Management (ABM) of Amendment 80 Prohibited Species Catch (PSC) Limit

Notice of availability of a draft environmental impact statement (DEIS); request for comments. This DEIS is prepared pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) to assess the environmental impacts from alternatives associated with a…
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Published
05/26/2022

Environmental Impact Statement for the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands (BSAI) Halibut Abundance-Based Management (ABM) of Amendment 80 Prohibited Species Catch (PSC) Limit

Draft analysis on linking the Pacific halibut PSC limit for the Amendment 80 commercial groundfish trawl fleet in the BSAI to halibut abundance
September 07, 2021 - NEPA ,