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Commercial Landings of Bluefin Tuna as of January 31, 2016

Quota category

Current Year 2016

Previous Year 2015

No. of Fish

Avg Weight (lb)

Gross Weight (mt)

Adjusted Quota

Count of Fish

Avg. Weight (lb)

Gross Weight (mt)

General

4

267.8

0.5

466.7

38

 525.5

9.1

Handline

0

 

0.0

 

0

 

0.0

Harpoon

0

 

0.0

 

0

 

0.0

Rod and Reel

4

267.8

0.5

 

38

525.5

9.1

Harpoon

 0

 

 0.0

38.6

 0

 

 0.0

Longline

(incl NED)

32

555.2

8.0

207.3

16

545.4

4.0

Trap

0

 

0.0

1.0

 0

 

 0.0

Purse seine

 0

 

 0.0

82.9

 0

 

 0.0

Reserve

 0

 

0.0

92.2

 0

 

 0.0

Total

(landings only)

36

523.3

8.5

888.7

54

531.4

13.1

NOTE

EFFECTIVE DATE

ADDED (MT)

TO

SUBTRACTED (MT)

FROM

PUBLICATION DATE

FR CITATION

ACTION

01/01/2016

101.4

Reserve

101.4

Purse Seine

01/04/2016

81 FR 19

Reallocation per Amendment 7; Inseason Transfer

34.0

Longline

34.0

Reserve

 

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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