Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Division of Marine Fisheries
251 Causeway Street, Suite 400
Boston, MA 02114
Fax (617) 626.1509
September 29, 2011
Notice of Designated Days-out in Sea Herring Fishery Management Area 1A:
October 1 – October 14 and October 15 – December 31.
Consistent with 322 CMR 9.05, the Marine Fisheries Advisory Commission has approved and the Division of Marine Fisheries (MarineFisheries) has established days-out specifications for sea herring fishery in Management Area 1A from October 1 – October 14 and October 15 – December 31. The days-out for these periods were approved by the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission’s Atlantic Sea Herring Section’s Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts Commissioners on September.
For further information regarding Atlantic sea herring management please visit our website at www.mass.gov/marinefisheries.