October 1, 2013 Closure of the New York Summer Flounder Fishery

nmfs_logoNMFS announced that the 2013 commercial summer flounder quota allocated to New York has been harvested.  Effective 0001 hours, October 1, 2013, fishing vessels issued a Federal moratorium permit for the summer flounder fishery may no longer land summer flounder in New York for the remainder of the 2013 calendar year  Click here to read more. 13:51