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Part 40, Section 13-0333 - Marine Fish - The Management of Menhaden - Express Terms

Express Terms

Part 40.1(i) Table B - Commercial Fishing of 6 NYCRR is amended read as follows:

Species Striped bass through Anadromous river herring remain the same.

New species Atlantic menhaden is adopted to read as follows:

Species Open season Minimum length Trip Limit
Atlantic menhaden All year No minimum size limit A trip limit set by the department to be consistent with the requirements of the Interstate Fishery Management Plan for Atlantic menhaden.