International Pacific Halibut Commission looks at possible 30 percent reduction

Halibut catch limits could be cut more than 30 percent under preliminary  numbers discussed at the International Pacific Halibut Commission’s interim  meeting Nov. 29. The commission met in Seattle and heard from staff about a new stock  assessment model and new format for harvest advice.  Read more: http://www.alaskajournal.com/Blog-Fish-Bytes/April-2012/Halibut-Commission-looks-at-possible-30-percent-reduction/#ixzz2DjvqMCdZ