50 CFR Part 679, Table 4 to Part 679 - Steller Sea Lion Protection Areas Pollock Fisheries Restrictions

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Table 4 to Part 679—Steller Sea Lion Protection Areas Pollock Fisheries Restrictions
Steller Sea Lion Protection Areas Pollock Fisheries Restrictions
1Where two sets of coordinates are given, the baseline extends in a clockwise direction from the first set of geographic coordinates along the shoreline at mean lower-low water to the second set of coordinates. Where only one set of coordinates is listed, that location is the base point.
2Closures as stated in § 679.22(a)(7)(iv), (a)(8)(ii), and (b)(2)(ii).
3This site lies within the Bogoslof area (BA). The BA consists of all waters of area 518 as described in Figure 1 of this part south of a straight line connecting 55°00′ N / 170°00′ W, and 55°00′ N / 168°11′4.75″ W.
Closure to directed fishing for pollock around Uliaga and Kagamil is 20 nm for waters west of 170° W long. and 10 nm for waters east of 170° W long.
4Trawl closure between 0 nm to 10 nm is effective from January 20 through May 31.
Trawl closure between 0 nm to 3 nm is effective from August 25 through November 1.
5Trawl closure between 0 nm to 15 nm is effective from January 20 through May 31.
Trawl closure between 0 nm to 20 nm is effective from August 25 to November 1.
6Restriction area includes only waters of the Gulf of Alaska Area.
7Contact the Alaska Department of Fish and Game for fishery restrictions at these sites.
8No-fishing zones are the waters between 0 nm and the nm specified in column 7 of this table around each site and within the BA.
9This site is located in the Bering Sea Pollock Restriction Area, closed to pollock trawling during the A season.
This area consists of all waters of the Bering Sea subarea south of a line connecting the points
55°46′30″ N lat. 163°00′00″ W long.
54°42′9″ N lat. 165°08′00″ W long.
54°26′30″ N lat. 165°40′00″ W long.
54°18′40″ N lat. 166°12′00″ W long. and
54°8′50″ N lat. 167°00′00″ W long.
10The 20 nm closure around this site is effective in federal waters outside of State of Alaska waters of Prince William Sound.
11Some or all of the restricted area is located in the Seguam Foraging area (SFA) which is closed to all gears types. The SFA is established as all waters within the area between 52° N lat. and 53° N lat. and between 173°30′ W long. and 172°30′ W long.
12The 3 nm trawl closure around Puale Bay and the 20 nm trawl closure around Cape Douglas/Shaw I. are effective January 20 through May 31. The 10 nm trawl closure around Puale Bay and the 10 nm trawl closure around Cape Douglas/Shaw I. are effective August 25 through November 1.
Column Number 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Site Name Area or Subarea Boundaries from Boundaries to 1 Pollock No-fishing Zones for Trawl Gear 2,8 (nm)
Latitude Longitude Latitude Longitude
St. Lawrence I./S Punuk I. Bering Sea 63°04.00 N 168°51.00 W 20
St. Lawrence I./SW Cape Bering Sea 63°18.00 N 171°26.00 W 20
Hall I. Bering Sea 60°37.00 N 173°00.00 W 20
St. Paul I./Sea Lion Rock Bering Sea 57°06.00 N 170°17.50 W 3
St. Paul I./NE Pt. Bering Sea 57°15.00 N 170°06.50 W 3
Walrus I. (Pribilofs) Bering Sea 57°11.00 N 169°56.00 W 10
St. George I./Dalnoi Pt. Bering Sea 56°36.00 N 169°46.00 W 3
St. George I./S Rookery Bering Sea 56°33.50 N 169°40.00 W 3
Cape Newenham Bering Sea 58°39.00 N 162°10.50 W 20
Round (Walrus Islands) Bering Sea 58°36.00 N 159°58.00 W 20
Attu I./Cape Wrangell Aleutian I. 52°54.60 N 172°27.90 E 52°55.40 N 172°27.20 E 20
Agattu I./Gillon Pt. Aleutian I. 52°24.13 N 173°21.31 E 20
Attu I./Chirikof Pt. Aleutian I. 52°49.75 N 173°26.00 E 20
Agattu I./Cape Sabak Aleutian I. 52°22.50 N 173°43.30 E 52°21.80 N 173°41.40 E 20
Alaid I. Aleutian I. 52°46.50 N 173°51.50 E 52°45.00 N 173°56.50 E 20
Shemya I. Aleutian I. 52°44.00 N 174°08.70 E 20
Buldir I. Aleutian I. 52°20.25 N 175°54.03 E 52°20.38 N 175°53.85 E 20
Kiska I./Cape St. Stephen Aleutian I. 51°52.50 N 177°12.70 E 51°53.50 N 177°12.00 E 20
Kiska I./Sobaka & Vega Aleutian I. 51°49.50 N 177°19.00 E 51°48.50 N 177°20.50 E 20
Kiska I./Lief Cove Aleutian I. 51°57.16 N 177°20.41 E 51°57.24 N 177°20.53 E 20
Kiska I./Sirius Pt. Aleutian I. 52°08.50 N 177°36.50 E 20
Tanadak I. (Kiska) Aleutian I. 51°56.80 N 177°46.80 E 20
Segula I. Aleutian I. 51°59.90 N 178°05.80 E 52°03.06 N 178°08.80 E 20
Ayugadak Point Aleutian I. 51°45.36 N 178°24.30 E 20
Rat I./Krysi Pt. Aleutian I. 51°49.98 N 178°12.35 E 20
Little Sitkin I. Aleutian I. 51°59.30 N 178°29.80 E 20
Amchitka I./Column Rocks Aleutian I. 51°32.32 N 178°49.28 E 20
Amchitka I./East Cape Aleutian I. 51°22.26 N 179°27.93 E 51°22.00 N 179°27.00 E 20
Amchitka I./Cape Ivakin Aleutian I. 51°24.46 N 179°24.21 E 20
Semisopochnoi/Petrel Pt. Aleutian I. 52°01.40 N 179°36.90 E 52°01.50 N 179°39.00 E 20
Semisopochnoi I./Pochnoi Pt. Aleutian I. 51°57.30 N 179°46.00 E 20
Amatignak I. Nitrof Pt. Aleutian I. 51°13.00 N 179°07.80 W 20
Unalga & Dinkum Rocks Aleutian I. 51°33.67 N 179°04.25 W 51°35.09 N 179°03.66 W 20
Ulak I./Hasgox Pt. Aleutian I. 51°18.90 N 178°58.90 W 51°18.70 N 178°59.60 W 20
Kavalga I. Aleutian I. 51°34.50 N 178°51.73 W 51°34.50 N 178°49.50 W 20
Tag I. Aleutian I. 51°33.50 N 178°34.50 W 20
Ugidak I. Aleutian I. 51°34.95 N 178°30.45 W 20
Gramp Rock Aleutian I. 51°28.87 N 178°20.58 W 20
Tanaga I./Bumpy Pt. Aleutian I. 51°55.00 N 177°58.50 W 51°55.00 N 177°57.10 W 20
Bobrof I. Aleutian I. 51°54.00 N 177°27.00 W 20
Kanaga I./Ship Rock Aleutian I. 51°46.70 N 177°20.72 W 20
Kanaga I./North Cape Aleutian I. 51°56.50 N 177°09.00 W 20
Adak I. Aleutian I. 51°35.50 N 176°57.10 W 51°37.40 N 176°59.60 W 20
Little Tanaga Strait Aleutian I. 51°49.09 N 176°13.90 W 20
Great Sitkin I. Aleutian I. 52°06.00 N 176°10.50 W 52°06.60 N 176°07.00 W 20
Anagaksik I. Aleutian I. 51°50.86 N 175°53.00 W 20
Kasatochi I. Aleutian I. 52°11.11 N 175°31.00 W 20
Atka I./North Cape Aleutian I. 52°24.20 N 174°17.80 W 20
Amlia I./Sviech. Harbor 11 Aleutian I. 52°01.80 N 173°23.90 W 20
Sagigik I. 11 Aleutian I. 52°00.50 N 173°09.30 W 20
Amlia I./East 11 Aleutian I. 52°05.70 N 172°59.00 W 52°05.75 N 172°57.50 W 20
Tanadak I. (Amlia 11) Aleutian I. 52°04.20 N 172°57.60 W 20
Agligadak I. 11 Aleutian I. 52°06.09 N 172°54.23 W 20
Seguam I./Saddleridge Pt. 11 Aleutian I. 52°21.05 N 172°34.40 W 52°21.02 N 172°33.60 W 20
Seguam I./Finch Pt. Aleutian I. 52°23.40 N 172°27.70 W 52°23.25 N 172°24.30 W 20
Seguam I./South Side Aleutian I. 52°21.60 N 172°19.30 W 52°15.55 N 172°31.22 W 20
Amukta I. & Rocks Aleutian I. 52°27.25 N 171°17.90 W 20
Chagulak I. Aleutian I. 52°34.00 N 171°10.50 W 20
Yunaska I. Aleutian I. 52°41.40 N 170°36.35 W 20
Uliaga 3 Bering Sea 53°04.00 N 169°47.00 W 53°05.00 N 169°46.00 W 20,10
Chuginadak Gulf of Alaska 52°46.70 N 169°41.90 W 20
Kagamil 3 Bering Sea 53°02.10 N 169°41.00 W 20,10
Samalga Gulf of Alaska 52°46.00 N 169°15.00 W 20
Adugak I. 3 Bering Sea 52°54.70 N 169°10.50 W 10
Umnak I./Cape Aslik 3 Bering Sea 53°25.00 N 168°24.50 W BA
Ogchul I. Gulf of Alaska 52°59.71 N 168°24.24 W 20
Bogoslof I./Fire I. 3 Bering Sea 53°55.69 N 168°02.05 W BA
Polivnoi Rock Gulf of Alaska 53°15.96 N 167°57.99 W 20
Emerald I. Gulf of Alaska 53°17.50 N 167°51.50 W 20
Unalaska/Cape Izigan Gulf of Alaska 53°13.64 N 167°39.37 W 20
Unalaska/Bishop Pt. 9 Bering Sea 53°58.40 N 166°57.50 W 10
Akutan I./Reef-lava 9 Bering Sea 54°08.10 N 166°06.19 W 54°09.10 N 166°05.50 W 10
Unalaska I./Cape Sedanka 6 Gulf of Alaska 53°50.50 N 166°05.00 W 20
Old Man Rocks 6 Gulf of Alaska 53°52.20 N 166°04.90 W 20
Akutan I./Cape Morgan 6 Gulf of Alaska 54°03.39 N 165°59.65 W 54°03.70 N 166°03.68 W 20
Akun I./Billings Head 9 Bering Sea 54°17.62 N 165°32.06 W 54°17.57 N 165°31.71 W 10
Rootok 6 Gulf of Alaska 54°03.90 N 165°31.90 W 54°02.90 N 165°29.50 W 20
Tanginak I. 6 Gulf of Alaska 54°12.00 N 165°19.40 W 20
Tigalda/Rocks NE 6 Gulf of Alaska 54°09.60 N 164°59.00 W 54°09.12 N 164°57.18 W 20
Unimak/Cape Sarichef 9 Bering Sea 54°34.30 N 164°56.80 W 10
Aiktak 6 Gulf of Alaska 54°10.99 N 164°51.15 W 20
Ugamak I. 6 Gulf of Alaska 54°13.50 N 164°47.50 W 54°12.80 N 164°47.50 W 20
Round (GOA) 6 Gulf of Alaska 54°12.05 N 164°46.60 W 20
Sea Lion Rock (Amak) 9 Bering Sea 55°27.82 N 163°12.10 W 10
Amak I. And rocks 9 Bering Sea 55°24.20 N 163°09.60 W 55°26.15 N 163°08.50 W 10
Bird I. Gulf of Alaska 54°40.00 N 163°17.2 W 10
Caton I. Gulf of Alaska 54°22.70 N 162°21.30 W 3
South Rocks Gulf of Alaska 54°18.14 N 162°41.3 W 10
Clubbing Rocks (S) Gulf of Alaska 54°41.98 N 162°26.7 W 10
Clubbing Rocks (N) Gulf of Alaska 54°42.75 N 162°26.7 W 10
Pinnacle Rock Gulf of Alaska 54°46.06 N 161°45.85 W 3
Sushilnoi Rocks Gulf of Alaska 54°49.30 N 161°42.73 W 10
Olga Rocks Gulf of Alaska 55°00.45 N 161°29.81 W 54°59.09 N 161°30.89 W 10
Jude I. Gulf of Alaska 55°15.75 N 161°06.27 W 20
Sea Lion Rocks (Shumagins) Gulf of Alaska 55°04.70 N 160°31.04 W 3
Nagai I./Mountain Pt. Gulf of Alaska 54°54.20 N 160°15.40 W 54°56.00 N 160°15.00 W 3
The Whaleback Gulf of Alaska 55°16.82 N 160°05.04 W 3
Chernabura I. Gulf of Alaska 54°45.18 N 159°32.99 W 54°45.87 N 159°35.74 W 20
Castle Rock Gulf of Alaska 55°16.47 N 159°29.77 W 3
Atkins I. Gulf of Alaska 55°03.20 N 159°17.40 W 20
Spitz I. Gulf of Alaska 55°46.60 N 158°53.90 W 3
Mitrofania Gulf of Alaska 55°50.20 N 158°41.90 W 3
Kak Gulf of Alaska 56°17.30 N 157°50.10 W 20
Lighthouse Rocks Gulf of Alaska 55°46.79 N 157°24.89 W 20
Sutwik I. Gulf of Alaska 56°31.05 N 157°20.47 W 56°32.00 N 157°21.00 W 20
Chowiet I. Gulf of Alaska 56°00.54 N 156°41.42 W 56°00.30 N 156°41.60 W 20
Nagai Rocks Gulf of Alaska 55°49.80 N 155°47.50 W 20
Chirikof I. Gulf of Alaska 55°46.50 N 155°39.50 W 55°46.44 N 155°43.46 W 20
Puale Bay 12 Gulf of Alaska 57°40.60 N 155°23.10 W 3,10
Kodiak/Cape Ikolik Gulf of Alaska 57°17.20 N 154°47.50 W 3
Takli I. Gulf of Alaska 58°01.75 N 154°31.25 W 10
Cape Kuliak Gulf of Alaska 58°08.00 N 154°12.50 W 10
Cape Gull Gulf of Alaska 58°11.50 N 154°09.60 W 58°12.50 N 154°10.50 W 10
Kodiak/Cape Ugat Gulf of Alaska 57°52.41 N 153°50.97 W 10
Sitkinak/Cape Sitkinak Gulf of Alaska 56°34.30 N 153°50.96 W 10
Shakun Rock Gulf of Alaska 58°32.80 N 153°41.50 W 10
Twoheaded I. Gulf of Alaska 56°54.50 N 153°32.75 W 56°53.90 N 153°33.74 W 10
Cape Douglas (Shaw I.) 12 Gulf of Alaska 59°00.00 N 153°22.50 W 20, 10
Kodiak/Cape Barnabas Gulf of Alaska 57°10.20 N 152°53.05 W 3
Kodiak/Gull Point 4 Gulf of Alaska 57°21.45 N 152°36.30 W 10, 3
Latax Rocks Gulf of Alaska 58°40.10 N 152°31.30 W 10
Ushagat I./SW Gulf of Alaska 58°54.75 N 152°22.20 W 10
Ugak I. 4 Gulf of Alaska 57°23.60 N 152°17.50 W 57°21.90 N 152°17.40 W 10, 3
Sea Otter I. Gulf of Alaska 58°31.15 N 152°13.30 W 10
Long I. Gulf of Alaska 57°46.82 N 152°12.90 W 10
Sud I. Gulf of Alaska 58°54.00 N 152°12.50 W 10
Kodiak/Cape Chiniak Gulf of Alaska 57°37.90 N 152°08.25 W 10
Sugarloaf I. Gulf of Alaska 58°53.25 N 152°02.40 W 20
Sea Lion Rocks (Marmot) Gulf of Alaska 58°20.53 N 151°48.83 W 10
Marmot I. 5 Gulf of Alaska 58°13.65 N 151°47.75 W 58°09.90 N 151°52.06 W 15, 20
Nagahut Rocks Gulf of Alaska 59°06.00 N 151°46.30 W 10
Perl Gulf of Alaska 59°05.75 N 151°39.75 W 10
Gore Point Gulf of Alaska 59°12.00 N 150°58.00 W 10
Outer (Pye) I. Gulf of Alaska 59°20.50 N 150°23.00 W 59°21.00 N 150°24.50 W 20
Steep Point Gulf of Alaska 59°29.05 N 150°15.40 W 10
Seal Rocks (Kenai) Gulf of Alaska 59°31.20 N 149°37.50 W 10
Chiswell Islands Gulf of Alaska 59°36.00 N 149°34.00 W 10
Rugged Island Gulf of Alaska 59°50.00 N 149°23.10 W 59°51.00 N 149°24.70 W 10
Point Elrington 7,10 Gulf of Alaska 59°56.00 N 148°15.20 W 20
Perry I. 7 Gulf of Alaska 60°44.00 N 147°54.60 W
The Needle 7 Gulf of Alaska 60°06.64 N 147°36.17 W
Point Eleanor 7 Gulf of Alaska 60°35.00 N 147°34.00 W
Wooded I. (Fish I.) Gulf of Alaska 59°52.90 N 147°20.65 W 20
Glacier Island 7 Gulf of Alaska 60°51.30 N 147°14.50 W
Seal Rocks (Cordova) 10 Gulf of Alaska 60°09.78 N 146°50.30 W 20
Cape Hinchinbrook 10 Gulf of Alaska 60°14.00 N 146°38.50 W 20
Middleton I. Gulf of Alaska 59°28.30 N 146°18.80 W 10
Hook Point 10 Gulf of Alaska 60°20.00 N 146°15.60 W 20
Cape St. Elias Gulf of Alaska 59°47.50 N 144°36.20 W 20
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      DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
      Temporary rule; closure.
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  • 2014-03-19; vol. 79 # 53 - Wednesday, March 19, 2014
    1. 79 FR 15255 - Fisheries of the Exclusive Economic Zone Off Alaska; Pacific Cod by Catcher/Processors Using Trawl Gear in the Central Regulatory Area of the Gulf of Alaska
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      DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
      Temporary rule; closure.
      Effective 1200 hours, Alaska local time (A.l.t.), March 14, 2014, through 1200 hours, A.l.t., June 10, 2014.
      50 CFR Part 679