36 CFR § 13.1160 - Restrictions on vessel entry.
|Type of vessel||Daily vessel
|Period covered by DVQ||Seasonal vessel
|Period covered by SVQ|
|Cruise ship||2||Year-round||Up to 184||June 1-August 31.|
|Up to 122||May and September.|
|Charter vessel||6||Jun 1-Aug 31||N/A||N/A.|
|Private vessel||25||Jun 1-Aug 31||N/A||N/A.|
(a) The Director will reduce the vessel quota levels for any or all categories of vessels in this subpart as required to protect the values and purposes of Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve. The director will make these reductions based on the controlling biological opinion issued by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Fisheries Service under section 7 of the Endangered Species Act, applicable authority, and any other relevant information.
(b) The superintendent will annually determine the cruise ship quota. This determination will be based upon applicable authorities, appropriate public comment and available scientific and other information. The number will be subject to the maximum daily vessel quota of two vessels.
(c) From June 1 through August 31, the superintendent will designate one private vessel permit from the daily quota of 25 as a transit permit. This transit permit may be used only to directly exit Glacier Bay from Bartlett Cove and return directly to Bartlett Cove. The superintendent may establish application procedures and operating conditions. Violating operating conditions is prohibited. This paragraph will cease to have effect on November 30, 2011.