"NMFS is implementing this interim final rule to establish regulations for 2018 Pacific halibut catch limits in the following International Pacific Halibut Commission (IPHC) Regulatory Areas: Area 2C (Southeast Alaska), Area 3A (Central Gulf of Alaska), Area 3B (Western Gulf of Alaska), and Area 4 (subdivided into five areas, 4A through 4E, in the Bering Sea and Aleutian Islands of Western Alaska).
Effective March 19, 2018, through December 31, 2018. Comments must be received by April 19, 2018.
Open Comments on the Federal Halibut Catch Sharing Plan (Due April 19)
Click Here for the Final Rule.