NPFMC to take final action on charter halibut catch

Federal fisheries managers are set to take final action at their December meeting in Anchorage on charter halibut management measures for Southeast and Southcentral Alaska for 2019.

While the National Marine Fisheries Service’s 2018 report on the Guided Angler Fish Program has already been received by the North Pacific Fishery Management Council for its meeting the week of Dec. 4, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game is still preparing its analysis to present during the council meeting.

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