•Effective 00:01 October 1, 2011, it is unlawful to fish, take, transport, or land Atlantic Herring taken from Management Area 1B; and
•Effective 00:01 October 3, 2011, it is unlawful to fish, take, transport, or land Atlantic Herring taken from Management Area 3.
•Exemptions: Vessels may retain an incidental bycatch daily trip limit of sea herring from Areas 1B or 3, provided it does not exceed 2,000 lbs. Herring taken legally outside Areas 1B and 3 may be transported through the areas, only if all fishing gear has been stowed.
For further information regarding Atlantic sea herring management, please visit the Atlantic States
Marine Fisheries Commission website (www.asmfc.org).
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