§ 660.401 Purpose and scope
§ 660.402 Definitions
§ 660.403 Relation to other laws
§ 660.404 Recordkeeping and reporting
§ 660.405 Prohibitions
§ 660.406 Exempted fishing
§ 660.407 Treaty Indian fishing
§ 660.408 Annual actions
§ 660.409 Inseason actions
§ 660.410 Conservation objectives, ACLs, and de minimis control rules
§ 660.411 Notification and publication procedures
§ 660.412 EFH identifications and descriptions for Pacific salmon

Terms Used In CFR > Title 50 > Chapter VI > Part 660 > Subpart H

  • Commercial fishing: means fishing with troll fishing gear as defined annually under §660. See 50 CFR 660.402
  • Council: means the Pacific Fishery Management Council. See 50 CFR 660.402
  • Entitlement: A Federal program or provision of law that requires payments to any person or unit of government that meets the eligibility criteria established by law. Entitlements constitute a binding obligation on the part of the Federal Government, and eligible recipients have legal recourse if the obligation is not fulfilled. Social Security and veterans' compensation and pensions are examples of entitlement programs.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Fishery management area: means the EEZ off the coasts of Washington, Oregon, and California, bounded on the north by the Provisional International Boundary between the United States and Canada, and bounded on the south by the International Boundary between the United States and Mexico. See 50 CFR 660.402
  • Freezer trolling vessel: means a fishing vessel, equipped with troll fishing gear, that has a present capability for:

    (1) On board freezing of the catch. See 50 CFR 660.402

  • landing: means to begin transfer of fish from a fishing vessel. See 50 CFR 660.402
  • Plugs: means artificial fishing lures made of wood or hard plastic with one or more hooks attached. See 50 CFR 660.402
  • Recreational fishing: means fishing with recreational fishing gear as defined annually under §660. See 50 CFR 660.402
  • Regional Administrator: means the Director, Northwest Region, NMFS, or a designee. See 50 CFR 660.402
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Salmon: means any anadromous species of the family Salmonidae and genus Oncorhynchus, commonly known as Pacific salmon, including, but not limited to:

    Chinook (king) salmon, Oncorhynchus tshawytscha

    Coho (silver) salmon, Oncorhynchus kisutch

    Pink (humpback) salmon, Oncorhynchus gorbuscha

    Chum (dog) salmon, Oncorhynchus keta

    Sockeye (red) salmon, Oncorhynchus nerka

    Steelhead (rainbow trout), Oncorhynchus mykiss

    Total length of salmon means the shortest distance between the tip of the snout or jaw (whichever extends furthest while the mouth is closed) and the tip of the longest lobe of the tail, without resort to any force or mutilation of the salmon other than fanning or swinging the tail. See 50 CFR 660.402