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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: July 10, 2018

Atlantic Menhaden
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
Open Jan- TBD 3,256,768 3,256,768 5% 149,186 3,107,582

Total Allocations: 3,256,768
Total Landings: 149,186
Remaining Quota: 3,107,582

Black Sea Bass
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
1 Jan 1 - Apr 30 24,640 24,640 94% 23,193 1,447
2 May 15 - Jun 30 81,312 81,312 112% 91,105 -9,793
3 Jul - Aug 66,528 56,735 18% 9,946 46,789
4 Sep - Oct 61,600 108,389
5 Nov - Dec 12,320 13,767

Total Allocations: 246,400
Total Landings: 124,244
Remaining quota: 122,156

Bluefish
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
1 Jan-Apr 112,840 112,840 0% 258 112,582
2 May-Jun 188,067 188,067 167% 313,962 -125,895
3 Jul-Aug 263,294 249,981
4 Sep-Oct 112,840 112,840
5 Nov-Dec 75,227 75,227

Total Allocations: 752,268
Total Landings: 314,220
Remaining quota: 438,048

Horseshoe Crab
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
1 Jan-Apr 15 6,000 6,000 0% 1 5,999
2 Apr 16-Aug 31 138,000 143,999 86% 123,601 20,398
3 Sep 1 - Nov 30 6,000 26,398
4 Dec

Total Allocations: 150,000
Total Landings: 123,602
Remaining quota: 26,398

Scup
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
Summer I May - Jun 886,752 886,752 96% 854,958 31,794
Summer II Jul - Aug 295,584 327,378 9% 29,659 297,719
Summer III September 295,584 593,303

Total Allocations: 1,477,920
Total Landings: 884,617
Remaining quota: 593,303

Smooth Dogfish
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
1 Jan-Dec 316,051 316,051 20% 64,366 260,222

Total Allocations: 316,051
Total Landings: 64,366
Remaining quota: 251,685

Spiny Dogfish
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
1 May - Dec 723,773 723,773 3% 19,429 704.344
2 Jan - Apr 310,188 1,014,532 0% 885 1,013,647

Total Allocations: 1,033,961
Total Landings: 20,314
Remaining quota: 1,013,647

Summer Flounder
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
1 Jan-Mar 113,042 113,042 92% 103,774 9,268
2 Apr 45,217 45,217 75% 33,901 11,316
3 May 63,304 63,304 121% 76,755 -13,451
4 Jun-Jul 122,086 109,183 67% 73,258 35,377
5 Aug-Sep 63,304 98,681
6 Oct 22,608 33,924
7 Dec 22,608 31,876

Total Allocations: 452,169
Total Landings: 287,688
Remaining quota: 164,481