Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Division of Marine Fisheries
251 Causeway Street, Suite 400
Boston, MA 02114
Fax (617) 626.1509
February 3, 2011
Notice of Public Comment Period:
2011 Trip Limits for the Commercial Spiny Dogfish Fishery
As specified in 322 CMR 6.35 and M.G.L. Ch 130 § 17A, the Division of Marine Fisheries may, by declaration, establish and adjust the manner and times of taking spiny dogfish, and the legal size limits, numbers and/or quantities of spiny dogfish to be taken. Pursuant to M.G.L. Ch 30A § 3, the Division of Marine Fisheries will accept public comment on trip limit specifications for the 2011/2012 spiny dogfish fishery through March 2, 2011.
Unless otherwise notified by the Director, these specifications shall become effective on May 1, 2011. Notification of the any changes to the 2011/2012 trip limit and season will be provided via MarineListserv and the MarineFisheries website.
Written comments will be received by e-mail, (email@example.com), fax (617-626-1509), or mail (251 Causeway St., Suite 400; Boston, MA 02114) and through 5PM on Wednesday, March 2, 2011.
For further information please visit our website at www.mass.gov/marinefisheries or contact Jared Silva at (617-626-1534 or firstname.lastname@example.org).