South Atlantic Fishery Management Council

CMP Regulatory Amendment 1

Amendment Summary

Revised the acceptable biological catch, annual catch limits, and set trip limits for Atlantic Migratory Group King Mackerel.

Amendment documents

Implemented Regulations

Trip limits:

  • 3,500 pounds from April 1 to March 31 from the Volusia/Flagler County line, Florida to the New York/Connecticut line and 3,500 pounds off Volusia County April 1 to October 31; 50 fish from April 1 to October 31 Collier/Monroe County line, Florida to Brevard/Volusia County line, Florida.
  • Final approval
  • Implementation
  • Pre-scoping
  • Public hearing
  • Rule making
  • Scoping
  • Secretarial review

Species Affected