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Commercial Landings of Bluefin Tuna as of June 30, 2015

Quota category

Current Year 2015

Previous Year 2014

No. of Fish

Avg. Weight (lb)

Gross Weight (mt)

Adjusted1 Quota

Count of Fish

Avg. Weight (lb)

Gross Weight (mt)

General

226

406.2

41.6

403.0

352

359.9

57.5

Handline

0

 

0.0

 

0

 

0.0

Harpoon

43

432.6

8.4

 

103

396.0

18.5

Rod and Reel

183

400.0

14.7

 

249

345.0

39.0

Harpoon

83

389.6

14.7

33.4

97

398.0

17.5

Longline
(includes 25 mt in NED)

114

452.11

23.4

162.3

309

462.3

64.8

Trap

0

 

0.0

0.9

 0

 

 0.0

Purse seine

 

 

 

71.71

 

 

 

Reserve

 

 

0.0

108.81

 

 

 

Total
(
landings only)

423

415.3

79.7

780.1

758

406.6

139.8

NOTE

This notice is a courtesy to Atlantic tuna fishery interests to keep you informed about the fishery. Official notice of Federal fishery actions is made through filing such notice with the Office of the Federal Register. To view catch statistics from previous months, please visit the Bluefin Tuna Landings page or contact Brad McHale at (978) 281-9260.

 

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