United States Central Gulf of Alaska Rockfish Cooperative Program

Management
Country: 
United States of America
Program Start Date: 
2007
Region: 
Americas
Large Marine Ecosystem: 
Gulf of Alaska
Species Information
Common name Fish type Genus Species
Dusky rockfish Finfish - Benthic, Demersal, Groundfish Sebastes variabilis
Halibut Finfish - Benthic, Demersal, Groundfish Hippoglossus stenolepis
Northern rockfish Finfish - Benthic, Demersal, Groundfish Sebastes polyspinis
Pacific cod Finfish - Benthic, Demersal, Groundfish Gadus macrocephalus
Pacific Ocean perch Finfish - Benthic, Demersal, Groundfish Sebastes alutus
Rougheye rockfish Finfish - Benthic, Demersal, Groundfish Sebastes aleutianus
Sablefish Finfish - Benthic, Demersal, Groundfish, Deepwater & Arctic Anoplopoma fimbria
Shortraker rockfish Finfish - Benthic, Demersal, Groundfish Sebastes borealis
Shortspine thornyhead rockfish Finfish - Benthic, Demersal, Groundfish Sebastolobus alascanus
Fishing Mortality Control: 
Total Allowable Catch
Program Attributes
Approach: 
Quota-Based
Program Type: 
Cooperative
Species: 
Multi-species
Number of species: 
9
Marine or Freshwater: 
Marine
Fishing Rights Holder: 
Group
Tenure of Shares: 
Unknown
Secure: 
Yes
Exclusive: 
Yes
All Sources: 
Yes
Scaled: 
Yes
Accountable: 
Yes
Limited: 
Yes
Transferable: 
Yes
Monitoring Requirements: 
Hail in/Hail out, Logbooks, On-board Observers
Gear Type: 
Hook and Line, Pot or Trap, Trawl
Participation
Eligibility Requirements: 
Catch History
License Holder
Member of Community or Cooperative
Initial Allocation Method: 
Formula
Grant