Allison McHale – NOAA Federal – commercial summer flounder fishery in the New Jersey will be closed effective December 22nd, re-open on January 1st

NOAA announces today that the commercial summer flounder fishery in the New Jersey will be closed effective December 22nd since the state’s quota for this fishery has been reached.  This closure has been closely coordinated with the State of New Jersey.  The fishery is scheduled to re-open on January 1st.  For a copy of the Fishery Bulletin announcing this closure, click here.