American Samoa Archipelago Fishery Issues Fisheries in the American Samoa Archipelago are dynamic and always changing. Click here to see which issues the Council is working on in the American Samoa fisheries and what other fishery issues are impacting American Samoa fisheries. Press Release – 2020 Bigeye Tuna Catch and Allocation Limits Recommended for US Pacific Territories (12 March 2020)Mar 12, 2020 Read More Press Release – Meeting on Management of US Pacific Island Fisheries Next Week Allows Web Participation (06 March 2020)Mar 6, 2020 Read More Press Release – Scientists Set Acceptable Biological Catches for Mariana Archipelago Bottomfish, Recommend New Stock Assessment for Mariana and American Samoa Bottomfish (05 March 2020)Mar 5, 2020 Read More Winter 2020 Pacific Islands Fishery NewsMar 2, 2020 Read More Press Release – Scientists to Address 2020 Bottomfish and Bigeye Tuna Catches for US Pacific Territories (28 Feb. 2020)Feb 28, 2020 Read More Grant – 2020 Pacific Islands Region Sustainable Recreational and Non-Commercial Fishing Program (Due April 10, 2020)Feb 14, 2020 Read More Fall 2019 Pacific Islands Fishery NewsDec 26, 2019 Read More 2020 Pacific Islands Region Marine Education and Training Mini-Grant Program-DEADLINE EXTENDED TO FEB 13Nov 15, 2019 Read More FR Notice – Area of Overlap Between the Convention Areas of the Inter- American Tropical Tuna Commission and the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (Nov. 7, 2019)Nov 13, 2019 Read More FR Notice – 2019 Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands Bigeye Tuna Fishery Closure (Oct. 29, 2019)Nov 13, 2019 Read More Press Release – Interim Bottomfish Measure Addresses Overfishing, Allows American Samoa Fishery to Operate (24 October 2019)Oct 24, 2019 Read More Press Release – Lt. Governor, Congresswoman, Territory Commerce Department Stress Importance of Fisheries to the U.S. Territory of American Samoa (23 October 2019)Oct 23, 2019 Read More Summer 2019 Pacific Island Fishery NewsletterOct 11, 2019 Read More Press Release – Researchers and Feds to Address Quality of Science Used to Manage US Pacific Island Fisheries (9 October 2019)Oct 9, 2019 Read More The 2018 Stock Assessment and Fishery Evaluation (SAFE) reports are now available.Jun 30, 2019 Read More Press Release – Managers, Fishermen Grapple with Federal Pace, Definitions Leading to Fishery Closures (20 March 2019)Mar 20, 2019 Read More Winter 2019 Pacific Islands Fishery NewsletterFeb 15, 2019 Read More Western Pacific Region Status of the Fisheries 2017Jul 31, 2018 Read More FR Notice – Area of Overlap Between the Convention Areas of the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission and the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries CommissionJun 12, 2018 Read More American Samoa Archipelago FEP Advisory Panel MeetingMar 20, 2018 Read More American Samoa Archipelago FEP Advisory PanelMar 20, 2018 Read More Press Release – Federal Fishery Managers Postpone American Samoa Large Vessel Prohibited Area Decision (16 March 2018)Mar 16, 2018 Read More PR – Scientists Provide Advice on Management of Sea Turtle, Bigeye Tuna and American Samoa Longline Fisheries (8 March 2018)Mar 8, 2018 Read More American Samoa Archipelago FEP Advisory Panel MeetingMar 1, 2018 Read More Fall 2017 Pacific Island Fishery NewsDec 27, 2017 Read More Page 1 of 3 123Next Get Connected, Stay Involved!