Maud Island and Menzies Bay Rockfish Conservation Areas
Description of current Rockfish Conservation Area boundary
Those waters of Subarea 13-3 that lie northerly of a line:
|near Maud Island Light
Those waters of Subarea 13-3 that lie inside of a line that:
|west of Race Point
|then westerly following the shoreline to
Proposed boundary change
Extend boundaries to combine two RCAs into one new RCA.
Reason(s) for proposed boundary change
- Increase amount of rockfish habitat protected in area.
- Capture complete habitat structures.
- Capture habitat at deeper depths.
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