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What does PFMC stand for?

PFMC stands for Pacific Fishery Management Council

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Weathervane scallops from some areas of the eastern Gulf of Alaska have poor-quality adductor muscles characterized by off-white to grayish color, tissue that tears easily during shucking with notable stringy texture, and a spongy consistency (North Pacific Fishery Management Council 2008).
The Pacific Fishery Management Council doubled the quota allowed for sardines in the face of a declining stock, says Shester, adding: "This is a clear case of short-term gains for one economic sector at the costs to our fisheries and ecosystem.
In June, the Sanctuary Advisory Council forwarded its recommendation for the areas, which now must be approved by the California Fish and Game Commission and the Pacific Fishery Management Council, which have jurisdiction over the waters.
The North Pacific Fishery Management Council, charged with maintaining fisheries in federal waters off Alaska, is reluctant to address the issue of fisheries vs.