The Gulf Council is considering making some changes to the greater amberjack rebuilding plan by modifying:
Photo: Mike Jennings


  • The Annual Catch Limit
  • Recreational seasons and minimum size limit
  • Commercial season and trip limits


The Gulf Council has scheduled a series of public hearings for Reef Fish Amendment 35. Send us written comments by January 23rd because the amendment is scheduled for final action during the January/February Council meeting in Mobile, Alabama. 
Download a guide to the amendment here, and submit written comment here.
Watch online presentation on the Council’s YouTube channel by clicking the icon below.
Come talk directly to us at the public hearings for Reef Fish Amendment 35 which are scheduled as follows:
 All public hearings begin at 6:00 p.m. local time, and will conclude at the end of public comment, but no later than 9:00 p.m.


January 9, 2012 
Hilton Tampa Airport Westshore
2225 North Lois Avenue
Tampa, Florida
     January 12, 2012
     Four Points Sheraton
     940 Beach Boulevard
     Biloxi, Mississippi
January 11, 2012
Hilton Garden Inn Orange Beach
23092 Perdido Beach Boulevard
Orange Beach, Alabama
     January 17, 2012
     Hilton San Luis
     5400 Seawall Boulevard
     Galveston, Texas
January 11, 2012
Crowne Plaza New Orleans Airport
2829 Williams Boulevard
Kenner, Louisiana
     January 18, 2012
     Plantation Suites & Conference Center
     1909 Highway 361
     Port Aransas, Texas
January 12, 2012
Hilton Garden Inn Panama City
1101 U.S. Highway 231
Panama City, Florida
If you have any questions don’t hesitate to email us at: