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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: October 20, 2017

Atlantic Menhaden
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
Open Jan- May 8 529,469 529,469 92% 488,153 41,316
Bycatch May 9 - TBD 0 0 0% 627,755

Total Allocations: 529,469
Total Landings: 1,115,908
Remaining quota: 41,316

Black Sea Bass
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
1 Jan 1 - Apr 30 28,843 28,843 51% 14,773 14,070
Closed1 May 1 - May 14 0 0 0% 2,126 -2,126
2 May 15 - Jun 30 95,181 95,181 147% 139,487 -44,306
3 Jul - Aug 77,876 77,876 77% 60,101 17,775
4 Sep - Oct 72,107 27,801 151% 42,002 -14,201
5 Nov - Dec 14,421 30,070

Total Allocations: 288,428
Total Landings: 258,489
Remaining quota: 29,939

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 221,780 221,780 172% 380,459 -158,679
3 Jul-Aug 310,491 275,298 53% 146,225 129,073
4 Sep-Oct 133,068 262,141 31% 81,013 181,128
5 Nov-Dec 88,712 269,840

Total Allocations: 887,118
Total Landings: 617,279
Remaining quota: 269,839

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 31 138,000 138,000 142% 196,180 -58,180
3 Sep 1 - Nov 30 6,000 -52,180 0% 223 -52,403
4 Dec 0 -46,489

Total Allocations: 150,000
Total Landings: 196,489
Remaining quota: -46,489

Scup
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
Winter I Jan-Apr 1,542,494
Summer I May-Jun 679,670 679,670 149% 1,013,505 -333,835
Summer II Jul-Aug 226,557 226,557 138% 312,584 -86,027
Summer III Sep-Oct 226,557 -193,305 -39% 75,823 -269,128
Winter II Nov-Dec

Total Allocations: 1,132,784
Total Landings: 2,944,406
Remaining quota: -269,128

Smooth Dogfish
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
1 Jan-Dec 315,855 315,855 57% 178,992 136,863

Total Allocations: 315,855
Total Landings:178,992
Remaining quota: 136,863

Summer Flounder
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
1 Jan-Mar 108,941 108,941 91% 99,343 9,598
2 Apr 43,576 53,174 33% 17,552 35,622
3 May 61,007 96,629 89% 86,007 10,622
4 Jun-Jul 117,656 128,278 99% 127,458 820
5 Aug-Sep 61,007 61,827 108% 66,484 -4,657
6 Oct 21,788 17,131 97% 16,547 584
7 Nov 0 584 0%
8 Dec 21,788 21,788

Total Allocations: 435,764
Total Landings: 413,391
Remaining quota: 22,373