50 CFR 665.206 - Gear restrictions.

§ 665.206 Gear restrictions.

(a)Bottom trawls and bottom set gillnets. Fishing for Hawaii bottomfish and seamount groundfish MUS with bottom trawls and bottom set gillnets is prohibited.

(b)Possession of gear. Possession of a bottom trawl and bottom set gillnet by any vessel having a permit under § 665.203 or otherwise established to be fishing for Hawaii bottomfish or seamount groundfish MUS in the management subareas is prohibited.

(c)Poisons and explosives. The possession or use of any poisons, explosives, or intoxicating substances for the purpose of harvesting Hawaii bottomfish and seamount groundfish MUS is prohibited.

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Title 50 published on 2015-08-22

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

  • 2017-01-23; vol. 82 # 13 - Monday, January 23, 2017
    1. 82 FR 7731 - Pacific Island Fisheries; 2017 Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Lobster Harvest Guideline
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      DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
      Notification of lobster harvest guideline.
      January 23, 2017.
      50 CFR Part 665
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