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Conserving, Restoring and Managing the United States Caribbean Fishery Resources, in the EEZ Around Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin Islands
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US CARIBBEAN EXCLUSIVE ECONOMIC ZONE


 

Taken from:

Magnuson-Stevens Fishery Conservation and Management Act
Public Law 94-265
AN ACT

To provide for the conservation and management of the fisheries, and for other purposes.

SEC. 3. DEFINITIONS 16 U.S.C. 1802

99-659

(11) The term "exclusive economic zone" means the zone established by Proclamation Numbered 5030, dated March 10, 1983. For purposes of applying this Act, the inner boundary of that zone is a line coterminous with the seaward boundary of each of the coastal States.

 


 

More information about US EEZ, taken from US DOD

 


 

 

Maps of the US Caribbean EEZ and Jurisdictional waters
around Puerto Rico and USVI

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