Groundfish (Multispecies) in the Northeast Atlantic


The Northeast multispecies fishery is managed by the New England Fishery Management Council (NEFMC) and the federal NOAA Fisheries Service (NMFS).

The species managed under this plan include: American Plaice, Atlantic Cod, Atlantic Halibut, Atlantic Wolffish, Haddock, Ocean Pout, Pollock, Redfish, White Hake, Windowpane Flounder, Winter Flounder, Witch Flounder, and Yellowtail Flounder. See the DMR species information page for pictures and more information.

See these federal links for more information:

More information from the Maine DMR: