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Commercial Fishing Quota Usage Report

The New York Commercial Fisheries Quota Usage Report is compiled from various sources of data detailing all landings in New York State.

Landings information listed in this report are comprised of data from the following:

  • state and federal dealer reports submitted online to SAFIS,
  • vessel trip reports from federal permit holders submitted to NOAA Fisheries Service
  • vessel trip reports from state permit holders submitted to DEC Division of Marine Resources
  • vessel trip reports from state permit holders submitted online to SAFIS

The report below should be considered preliminary. Discrepancies between this and prior reports may be based on corrections to data from all sources and late reporting.

Data sources

All available data is used to determine fisheries status and trip limit changes.

Unless otherwise noted below, all landings are represented in pounds (lbs.)

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: February 13, 2020

Atlantic Menhaden

DEC DMR Accounting
Period Dates Allocation Quota % Quota Landings Rollover
Open Jan - Dec 3,266,014 3,266,014 0 0 3,266,014
Landings Summary
SAFIS DEC DMR
Allocation 3,266,014 3,266,014
Landings 0 0
Remaining Quota 3,266,014 3,266,014

Black Sea Bass

DEC DMR Accounting
Period Dates Allocation Quota % Quota Landings Rollover
1 Jan - Apr 39,060 36,060 7 2,638 36,422
2 May - Jun 136,710
3 Jul - Aug 117,180
4 Sep - Oct 78,120
5 Nov - Dec 19,530 55,952
Landings Summary
SAFIS GARFO
Allocation 390,600 390,600
Landings 2,638 2,638
Remaining Quota 387,962 387,962

Bluefish

DEC DMR Accounting
Period Dates Allocation Quota % Quota Landings Rollover
1 Jan - Apr 43,150 43,150 0 0 43,150
2 May - Jun 86,300
3 Jul - Aug 86,300
4 Sep - Oct 54,657
5 Nov - Dec 17,260 287,667
Landings Summary
SAFIS GARFO
Allocation 287,667 287,667
Landings
Remaining Quota 287,667 287,667

Horseshoe Crab

DEC DMR Accounting
Period Dates Allocation Quota % Quota Landings Rollover
1 Jan - Apr 15 6,000 6,000 0 0 0
2 Apr 16 - Aug 138,000 144,000
3 Sept - Nov 6,000
Landings Summary
DEC DMR (# crab) SAFIS
Allocation 150,000 150,000
Landings 0 0
Remaining Quota 150,000 150,000

Scup

DEC DMR Accounting
Period Dates Allocation Quota % Quota Landings Rollover
Summer 1 May - Jun 890,542
Summer 2 Jul - Aug 411,020
Summer 3 September 68,503
Landings Summary
DEC DMR
Allocation 1,370,065
Landings
Remaining Quota 1,370,065

Smooth Dogfish

DEC DMR Accounting
Period Dates Allocation Quota % Quota Landings Rollover
1 Jan - Dec 316,051 316,051 0 0 0
Landings Summary
DEC DMR
Allocation 316,051
Landings 0
Remaining Quota 316,051

Spiny Dogfish

DEC DMR Accounting
Period Dates Allocation Quota % Quota Landings Rollover
OPEN May 2019 - Apr 2020 556,387 556,387 6 31,522 524,865
Landings Summary
SAFIS GARFO
Allocation 556,387 556,387
Landings 31,522 31,492
Remaining Quota 524,865 524,895

Summer Flounder

DEC DMR Accounting
Period Dates Allocation Quota % Quota Landings Rollover
1 Jan-Feb 176,340 176,340 29 51,642 124,698
2 Mar-Apr 132,255
3 May-Jul 352,678
4 Aug-Oct 176,340
5 Nov-Dec 44,085 168,783
Landings Summary
SAFIS GARFO
Allocation 881,698 881,698
Landings 51,642 51,642
Remaining Quota 830,056 830,056