50 CFR 665.201 - Definitions.

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§ 665.201 Definitions.

As used in §§ 665.200 through 665.219:

Hawaii bottomfish management unit species (Hawaii bottomfish MUS) means the following species:

Local name English common name Scientific name
Lehi silver jaw jobfish Aphareus rutilans.
Uku white papio, ulua au gray jobfish Aprion virescens.
kea giant trevally Caranx ignobilis.
ulua la`uli black jack Caranx lugubris.
hpu`upu`u sea bass Epinephalus quernus.
Ehuonaga, `ula`ula red snapper Etelis carbunculus.
koa`e longtail snapper Etelis coruscans.
ta`ape blue stripe snapper Lutjanus kasmira.
kalekale yellowtail snapper Pristipomoides auricilla.
`pakapaka pink snapper Pristipomoides filamentosus.
kalekale pink snapper Pristipomoides seiboldii.
gindai snapper Pristipomoides zonatus.
pig ulua, butaguchi thicklip trevally Pseudocaranx dentex.
kahala amberjack Seriola dumerili.

Hawaii restricted bottomfish species fishing year means the year beginning at 0001 HST on September 1 and ending at 2400 HST on August 31 of the next calendar year.

Main Hawaiian Islands non-commercial bottomfish permit means the permit required by § 665.203(a)(2) to own or fish from a vessel that is used in any non-commercial vessel-based fishing, landing, or transshipment of any Hawaii bottomfish MUS in the MHI Management Subarea.

Protected species study zone means the waters within 50 nm, as designated by the Regional Administrator pursuant to § 665.208, around the following islands of the NWHI and as measured from the following coordinates:

Name N. lat. W. long.
Nihoa Island 23°05′ 161°55′
Necker Island 23°35′ 164°40′
French Frigate Shoals 23°45′ 166°15′
Gardner Pinnacles 25°00′ 168°00′
Maro Reef 25°25′ 170°35′
Laysan Island 25°45′ 171°45′
Lisianski Island 26°00′ 173°55′
Pearl and Hermes Reef 27°50′ 175°50′
Midway Island 28°14′ 177°22′
Kure Island 28°25′ 178°20′

Seamount Groundfish means the following species:

Common name Scientific name
Armorhead Pseudopentaceros wheeleri.
Alfonsin Beryx splendens.
Raftfish Hyperoglyphe japonica.

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Title 50 published on 10-May-2017 04:10

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 50 CFR Part 665 after this date.

  • 2017-05-25; vol. 82 # 100 - Thursday, May 25, 2017
    1. 82 FR 24092 - Pacific Island Fisheries; 2017-18 Annual Catch Limit and Accountability Measures; Main Hawaiian Islands Deep 7 Bottomfish
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      DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
      Proposed specifications; request for comments.
      NMFS must receive comments by June 9, 2017.
      50 CFR Part 665


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