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Commercial Fishing Quota Usage Report

The New York Commercial Fisheries Quota Usage Report was compiled from all the NY State landings data currently available. Data sources for the landings totals in this report may include electronically reported Dealer data, NOAA Fisheries Service Federal Vessel Trip Report data, and electronically reported state Vessel Trip Report data provided through the Atlantic Coastal Cooperative Statistics Program (ACCSP). Additional data sources that may be included in this report are NY State Vessel Trip Report data submitted directly to the Division of Marine Resources. This report is considered preliminary and discrepancies between previous reports may be based on corrections to data from all sources.

This information is provided as a service to our fishing community in the interest of transparency and improved communication. This data is provided as is and subject to changes and corrections.

Updated: January 8, 2018

Atlantic Menhaden
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
Open Jan- May 8 529,469 529,469 84% 446,549 82,920
Bycatch May 9 - TBD 0 0 0% 1,018,727

Total Allocations: 529,469
Total Landings: 1,465,276
Remaining quota: 82,920

Black Sea Bass
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
1 Jan 1 - Apr 30 28,843 28,843 51% 14,668 14,175
Closed1 May 1 - May 14 0 0 0% 2,126 -2,126
2 May 15 - Jun 30 95,181 95,181 146% 139,370 -44,189
3 Jul - Aug 77,876 77,876 76% 59,412 18,464
4 Sep - Oct 72,107 27,918 237% 66,100 -38,182
5 Nov - Dec 14,421 30,759 105% 32,226 -1,467

Total Allocations: 288,428
Total Landings: 313,902
Remaining quota: -25,474

Bluefish
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
1 Jan-Apr 133,068 133,068 7% 9,582 123,486
2 May-Jun 221,780 221,780 162% 359,566 -137,786
3 Jul-Aug 310,491 296,191 50% 148,786 147,405
4 Sep-Oct 133,068 280,473 43% 120,947 159,526
5 Nov-Dec 88,712 248,238 24% 59,566 188,672

Total Allocations: 887,118
Total Landings: 698,447
Remaining quota: 188,671

Horseshoe Crab
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
1 Jan-Apr 15 6,000 6,000 1% 86 5,914
2 Apr 16-Aug 31 138,000 138,000 135% 185,616 -47,616
3 Sep 1 - Nov 30 6,000 -41,616 -3% 1,237 -42,853
4 Dec 0 -36,939 0 6 -36,945

Total Allocations: 150,000
Total Landings: 186,945
Remaining quota: -36,945

Scup
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
Winter I Jan-Apr 1,542,492
Summer I May-Jun 679,670 679,670 149% 1,012,349 -332,679
Summer II Jul-Aug 226,557 226,557 138% 313,391 -86,834
Summer III Sep-Oct 226,557 -192,956 -36% 69,348 -262,304
Winter II Nov-Dec 535,201

Total Allocations: 1,132,784
Total Landings: 3,472,781
Remaining quota: -262,304

Smooth Dogfish
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
1 Jan-Dec 315,855 315,855 62% 195,735 120,120

Total Allocations: 315,855
Total Landings:195,735
Remaining quota: 120,120

Summer Flounder
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
1 Jan-Mar 108,941 108,941 90% 98,153 10,788
2 Apr 43,576 54,364 32% 17,507 36,857
3 May 61,007 97,864 87% 85,385 12,479
4 Jun-Jul 117,656 130,135 98% 127,990 2,145
5 Aug-Sep 61,007 63,152 100% 63,423 -271
6 Oct 21,788 21,517 113% 24,353 -2,836
7 Nov 0 -2,836 -52% 1,476 -4,312
8 Dec 21,788 17,476 424% 74,086 -56,610

Total Allocations: 435,764
Total Landings: 492,373
Remaining quota: -56,609