|New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife|
January 27, 2004
Modifications will address the implementation of a limited access program for the species to ensure healthy stocks as well as identify maximum sustainable yield, management area boundaries and spawning restrictions. Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Connecticut will also hold public meetings on these issues.
A copy of the proposed changes can be obtained by calling Fisheries Management Plan Coordinator Megan Gamble at 202-289-6400, or e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org, or via the Commissionís website at www.asmfc.org under Public Input. Written comments will be accepted until March 5, 2004 and should be forwarded to Ms. Gamble at 1444 Eye Street, NW, Sixth Floor, Washington, DC 20005 or faxed to 202-289-6051.