There are no new regulations on charter halibut fishing yet. The IPHC decision needs approval in Washington DC in order to actually become regulations. This is not a foregone conclusion.

If you don't want the reduction write:

Secretary Carlos M. Gutierrez
Office of the Secretary Mailstop 61
US Department of Commerce
14th and Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20230

Phone: 202-482-2000
Fax: 202-482-2741