Report Run on: 2023-09-28

For data reported through 2023-09-28

Quota Period: 2023

Quota period dates: January 1, 2023 to December 31, 2023

Most Recent Weeks Landings (Pounds) Cumulative Landings (Pounds) Quota (Pounds) Percent of Quota (%)
Total 35,198 6,105,441 8,022,622 76.10%
Tier 3 866 115,213 561,584 20.52%

Atlantic Mackerel


When 2,753 mt (6,069,326 lbs) is projected to be landed before May 1, or when 3,196 mt (7,045,974 lbs) is projected to be landed after May 1, trip limits will be reduced to 40,000 pounds for Tier 1-3 limited access permits and 5,000 pounds for incidental/open access permits. When 3,539 mt (7,802,159 lbs) is projected to be landed, a 5,000 pound trip limit would be implemented for all permits for the rest of the fishing year to cover remaining incidental catches.

Tier 3 closes at 90% of the Tier 3 quota (7% of total quota).

Tier 3 Vessels

These data are the best available to NOAA Fisheries Service when this report was compiled. Data are supplied to NOAA Fisheries Service by dealers via Dealer Electronic Reporting to the Atlantic Coastal Cooperative Statistics Program (ACCSP) and/or by state agencies and may be preliminary. Discrepancies with data from previous Weekly Landings Reports are due to corrections made to the database.