Final

This framework adjustment would allow surfclam and mussel dredging under restrictive conditions in the Great South Channel Habitat Management Area (GSC HMA).

Final Rule - Published May 19, 2020, Effective June 18, 2020

Clam Dredge Framework Proposed Ruled – Comment by October 17, 2019

Clam Dredge Framework Proposed Rule - Comment Period EXTENDED to November 18, 2019

Clam Dredge Framework - Final Submission, July 22, 2019

Clam Dredge Framework Adjustment: Appendix A - Image Analysis of seabed habitat within the Great South Channel Habitat Mgmt. Area

Clam Dredge Framework Adjustment: Appendix B - Effects of Hydraulic Clam Dredge Fishing Gear on Benthic Habitats

180130 Nantucket Shoals Survey Report

MAFMC Atlantic Surfclam Information Document – April 2018

Surfclam and Ocean Quahog Advisory Panel Fishery Performance Report - April 2018

PDT Memo on Clam Dredge Framework (April 24, 2018)

PDT Memo on Clam Dredge Framework (May 16, 2018)

180516 SSC Sub-panel review of Clam Dredge Surveys Memo to T. Nies

181010 Nantucket Shoals Survey Report Supplement 1

181010 Nantucket Shoals Survey Report Supplement 2