Management of Demersal Stocks

This section provides guidance for the implementation of the Conservation and Management Measure for the Management of Demersal Stocks in the Agreement Area (CMM 2019/15). It applies to all fishing flags catching (as target, bycatch or for research purposes) Patagonian Toothfish (Dissostichus spp) in the SIOFA area.
The fishing seasons is December 1st to November 30th. Two management area have been defined: DEL CANO RISE and WILLIAMS RIDGE (see attached Guidelines and CMM 2019/15 for their definition).

Fishery status on September 1st, 2019

DEL CANO RISE toothfish fishery status : N/A - CMM WILL ENTER INTO FORCE ON 10/10/2019.

WILLIAMS RIDGE toothfish fishery status : N/A - CMM WILL ENTER INTO FORCE ON 10/10/2019.

Williams Ridge management cells status:
WILLIAMS_RIDGE

GREEN CELL Cell open to fishing
RED CELL Seasonal closure to fishing

Next update on October 1st, 2019