The Department of Fish and Game has set a preliminary guideline harvest level of 8,712 tons for the 2015 Sitka Sound sac roe herring fishery.
It's the smallest GHL since 2003, when the quota was 6,969 tons.
This year's fishery produced a harvest of 16,976 tons on a GHL of 16,333 tons.
The 2015 GHL is subject to adjustment prior to the start of the spring fishery. More details in this official announcement.
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