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Spiny Lobster- Amendment 11 Public Hearings

      The Gulf and South Atlantic Fishery Management Councils are working together to develop Amendment 11 to the Spiny Lobster Fishery Management Plan. In this amendment the Councils are considering: Creating new closed areas to reduce the impacts of lobster traps on protected coral species Using trap line marking requirements to improve identification…

Greater Amberjack- Amendment 35 Public Hearings

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…