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South Atlantic Fishery Management Council

home-1SAFMC, headquartered in Charleston, S.C., is responsible for the conservation and management of fish stocks within the federal 200-mile limit of the Atlantic off the coasts of North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia and east Florida to Key West.

The role of the council is to develop fishery management plans needed to manage fishery resources within federal waters. The area encompassing federal waters, sometimes referred to as the Exclusive Economic Zone or EEZ, extends offshore from state waters (three miles in the South Atlantic) to 200 nautical miles.

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Thank you to everyone who joined us last night for the For-Hire Electronic Reporting Training in Cocoa, Florida.

We're heading to Sebastian Inlet State Park this evening from 6 PM to 9 PM for another training. Come on by to get an update on the amendment's status, to learn more about what tools could be available to you, and to get hands on training about how and what to report.

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