Management procedures used to manage New Zealand stocks of red rock lobsters (Jasus edwardsii) for the 2020–21 fishing year are described. CRA 4, CRA 5, CRA 7, and CRA 8 use this form of management. Other QMAs are managed without management procedures. Management procedures for CRA 4 and CRA 8 resulted in an increase in TACC. For CRA 5, the management procedure indicated no change. For CRA 7, the management procedure indicated no change if the ERS data are excluded and an increase if included.
FAR 2020/46 Operational management procedures of New Zealand rock lobster (Jasus edwardsii) stocks for 2020–21
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