Gulf Council

Gulf Council to Host Webinar Public Hearing on Reef Fish Amendment 51-Gray Snapper Status Determination Criteria

Meeting Notice June 25, 2019   The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will host a public hearing via webinar to solicit comments on Amendment 51—Gray Snapper Status Determination Criteria, Reference Points, and Annual Catch Limits. This amendment considers the criteria used to determine the overfishing and overfished status of gray snapper, and the annual…

NOAA

New Gulf of Mexico Red Snapper and Hogfish Catch Limits

FB19-013 FISHERY BULLETIN ISSUE DATE: March 7, 2019 CONTACT:  Peter Hood, 727-824-5305, Peter.Hood@noaa.gov   New Gulf of Mexico Red Snapper and Hogfish Catch Limits KEY MESSAGE: NOAA Fisheries published a final rule to increase the commercial and recreational annual catch limits and recreational annual catch targets for Gulf of Mexico red snapper, as well as reduce…

Gulf Council

Gulf Council Seeking to Hire Fishery Biologist

For Immediate Release January 17, 2019   Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council Seeks New Fishery Biologist   The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council is currently accepting applications for the position of Fishery Biologist.   The Fishery Biologist will be under the direct supervision of the Deputy Executive Director.  The primary responsibility of this position is marine…