NOAA has posted its draft enforcement priorities for 2013.
Alaska priorities are on pages 4-5. Among "high priority" items:
• Observer assault, harassment or interference violations
• Felony and major civil cases involving significant damage to the resource or the integrity of management schemes
• Commercialization of sport-caught or subsistence halibut
• Maritime Boundary Line incursions by foreign fishing or transport vessels
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