Northeast Region Bulletin: Immediate: Prohibitio​n on Possessing >50 bu of In-Shell Scallops Inside the Demarcatio​n Line

We would like to remind Limited Access Atlantic sea scallop fishermen that federal fishing regulations prohibit limited access scallop vessels that fish a trip or any part of a trip south of 42 degrees 20 minutes N.Lat from fishing for, possessing, or landing more than 50 bushels (bu) of in-shell scallops once inside the Vessel Monitoring System (VMS) Demarcation Line. Read the notice