South Atlantic Fishery Management Council

CMP Amendment 7

Amendment Summary

Divided the Gulf commercial allocation equally in the Eastern Zone at the Dade-Monroe County line in Florida.

Amendment documents

Implemented Regulations

  • The Eastern Zone Gulf king mackerel commercial quota was sub-allocated with division at the Dade/Monroe county line, Florida, with Dade through Volusia County (North Area) receiving 50% and Monroe County through the Florida/Alabama border (South/West Area) receiving 50%.
  • Final approval
  • Implementation
  • Pre-scoping
  • Public hearing
  • Rule making
  • Scoping
  • Secretarial review

Species Affected