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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: April 16, 2018

Atlantic Menhaden
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
Open Jan- TBD 3,256,768 3,256,768

Total Allocations: 3,256,768
Total Landings:
Remaining quota:

Black Sea Bass
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
1 Jan 1 - Apr 30 24,640 24,640 46% 11,313 13,327
2 May 15 - Jun 30 81,312 81,312
3 Jul - Aug 66,528 66,528
4 Sep - Oct 61,600 61,600
5 Nov - Dec 12,320 28,993

Total Allocations: 246,400
Total Landings: 11.313
Remaining quota: 235,087

Bluefish
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
1 Jan-Apr 112,840 112,840 0% 64 112,776
2 May-Jun 188,067 188,067
3 Jul-Aug 263,294 376,089
4 Sep-Oct 112,840 112,840
5 Nov-Dec 75,227 75,227

Total Allocations: 752,268
Total Landings: 64
Remaining quota: 752,204

Horseshoe Crab
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
1 Jan-Apr 15 6,000 6,000
2 Apr 16-Aug 31 138,000 138,000
3 Sep 1 - Nov 30 6,000 6,000
4 Dec 0 0

Total Allocations: 150,000
Total Landings: 0
Remaining quota: 150,000

Scup
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
Summer I May - Jun 886,752
Summer II Jul - Aug 295,584
Summer III Sep - Oct 295,584

Total Allocations: 1,477,920
Total Landings:
Remaining quota: 1,477,920

Smooth Dogfish
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
1 Jan-Dec 316,051 316,051 2% 6,944 311,096

Total Allocations: 316,051
Total Landings: 6,944
Remaining quota: 309,107

Spiny Dogfish
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
1 Jan - Apr 310,188 310,188 0% 731 309,457
1 May - Dec 316,051 723,773

Total Allocations: 1,033,961
Total Landings: 731
Remaining quota: 1,033,230

Summer Flounder
Period Name Period Dates Allocation Period Quota % Period Quota Landings Rollover
1 Jan-Mar 113,042 113,042 88% 99,774 13,268
2 Apr 45,217 45,217 8% 3,645 41,572
3 May 63,304 63,304
4 Jun-Jul 122,086 122,086
5 Aug-Sep 63,304 63,304
6 Oct 22,608 22,608
7 Dec 68,447 68,447

Total Allocations: 452,169
Total Landings: 103,419
Remaining quota: 348,750