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  • Press conference on 2007 MHI Bottomfish Seasonal Closure - also to be shown on Olelo community television:
    • 05/25/2007, Fri, 4p, Oahu, ch 52
    • 06/08/2007, Fri, 5p, View, ch 54
    • 06/22/2007, Fri, 6p, View, ch 54
    • 07/06/2007, Fri, 6p, View, ch 54
  • Press Releases
    • 06/15/2007: Scientists Recommend Stronger Measures to Manage Fisheries in the Western Pacific Region (pdf)

Hawaii Fishing News article, 07/2007 (pdf)

Meetings & Announcements

MHI Bottomfish News-Volume 5: MHI Season is now manged only using a TAC

MHI Bottomfish News-Volume 4: Mahalo Commercial MHI Bottomfish fishermen

Compliance Guide for Main Hawaiian Islands Bottomfish Fishery

Main Hawaiian Islands Bottomfish Rack Card

Bottomfish News Volume 3: Attention: Commercial Bottomfish FIshers and Dealers, A Request for Your Kokua

PRESS RELEASE-10-17-08: Federal Management Council Recommends 35 Percent Increase in Main Hawaiian Islands Bottomfish Harvest for 2008-2009 Season

Main Hawaiian Islands Non-Commercial Bottomfish Reporting Requirements           (73 FR 41296)


FR Notice for Main Hawaiian Islands Bottomfish Final Rule

NWHI bottomfish fishery scheduled to close