Specifications: Bluefish 2013-2014

The NMFS has published a proposed rule based on the Council's recommended Recreational Harvest Limit (RHL) of 14.069 million pounds and commercial quota of 9.076 million pounds for 2013 and an RHL of 14.069 million pounds and commercial quota of 8.674 million pounds in 2014:

2013

AlternativesACLCommercial ACTRecreational ACTRSACommercial QuotaRecreational Harvest Limit
Alternative 1 (Preferred)27.4724.6722.8010.7169.076*14.069*
Alternative 2 (Non-Preferred: No Transfer)27.4724.6722.8010.7164.530*18.615*
Alternative 3 (Non-Preferred: Status quo)32.0445.44826.5970.492 †10.31717.457

2014:

AlternativesACLCommercial ACTRecreational ACTRSACommercial QuotaRecreational Harvest Limit
Alternative 1 (Preferred)27.0574.622.4580.7038.674*14.069*
Alternative 2 (Non-Preferred: No Transfer)27.0574.622.4580.7034.462*18.281*
Alternative 3 (Non-Preferred: Status quo)32.0445.44826.5970.492 †10.317 †17.457 †