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The final rule for Amendment 35 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Snapper-Grouper Fishery of the South Atlantic Region (Amendment 35) published...
Red snapper remains closed as the total number of red snapper removed from the population in 2015 exceeded the allowable catch level.

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Designated Spawning Special Management Zones designed to protect habitat and snapper grouper species
Council Seeking Applicants for Fishery Economist Position; Deadline to Apply is April 1, 2016