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2014 Quotas

2014 Annual Spiny Dogfish Specifications (May 1-April 30)

Stock Spiny Dogfish
Overfishing Limit (OFL) 71.011 million lb
Acceptable Biological Catch (ABC) 60.839 million lb
Annual Catch Limit (ACL) 60.695 million lb
Annual Catch Target (ACT) 60.695 million lb
Total Allowable Landings (TAL) 49.090 million lb
Optimal Yield (OY) Not Applicable

Research Set-Aside:  250,000 lb

Commercial Quota:  48.787 million lb 

Federal spiny dogfish trip limit: 5,000 lb