50 CFR 665.249 - Lobster size and condition restrictions in Permit Area 2.

§ 665.249 Lobster size and condition restrictions in Permit Area 2.

(a) Only spiny lobsters with a carapace length of 8.26 cm or greater may be retained (see Figure 1 to this part).

(b) Any lobster with a punctured or mutilated body, or a separated carapace and tail, may not be retained.

(c) A female lobster of any size may not be retained if it is carrying eggs externally. Eggs may not be removed from female lobsters.

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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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