United States Virginia Commercial Striped Bass (Rockfish) Individual Transferable Quota Program

Management
Country: 
United States of America
Program Start Date: 
1998
Region: 
Americas
Large Marine Ecosystem: 
Northeast U.S. Continental Shelf
Species Information
Common name Fish type Genus Species
Striped sea bass Freshwater & Diadromous Morone saxatilis
Fishing Mortality Control: 
Total Allowable Catch
Program Attributes
Approach: 
Quota-Based
Program Type: 
Individual Transferable Quota (ITQ)
Species: 
Single-species
Number of species: 
1
Marine or Freshwater: 
Marine
Fishing Rights Holder: 
Individual
Tenure of Shares: 
Unknown
Secure: 
Yes
Transferable: 
Yes
Monitoring Requirements: 
Fish Tags, Logbooks
Gear Type: 
Gillnet, Hook and Line, Seine
Participation
Initial Allocation Method: 
Unknown