Fisheries New Zealand is seeking feedback on sustainability measures for North Island eels for 1 October 2018. The measures propose;
- Shortfin eels (Anguilla australis) in Quota Management Areas SFE 20 to SFE 23
- Status quo (no change)
- Longfin eels (Anguilla dieffenbachia) in Quota Management Areas LFE 20 to LFE 23
- Option 1: Status quo (no change)
- Option 2: Reduce TAC by 15% and TACC by 32%. No changes to the customary or recreational allowances.
For the consultation documents and further information click here
Submissions close 5pm on Friday 27th July 2018.