Fig. 1. Gillnet fishery and harbor porpoise management areas for (A) Northeast region and (B) Mid-Atlantic region. Dashed light gray lines depict 50 and 100 meter depth contours. Additional details on gear modification requirements and coordinates of exempted waters can be found at the HPTRP website ( US states are referenced with their postal abbreviations (CT = Connecticut, DE = Delaware, MA = Massachusetts, MD = Maryland, ME = Maine, NC = North Carolina, NH = New Hampshire, NJ = New Jersey, NY = New York, RI = Rhode Island, SC = South Carolina, and VA = Virginia).