South Atlantic Fishery Management Council

Comprehensive Ecosystem-Based Amendment 1

Included Amendments

  • Shrimp Amendment 8
  • CMP Amendment 19
  • Coral Amendment 6
  • Golden Crab Amendment 4
  • Spiny Lobster Amendment 9
  • Dolphin Wahoo Amendment 1
  • Snapper Grouper Amendment 19

Amendment Summary

The amendment was included under Comprehensive Ecosystem-Established deepwater Coral Habitat Areas of Particular Concern (CHAPC) and established Shrimp Fishery Access Areas and Allowable Golden Crab Fishing Areas within the CHAPCs. Provided spatial information for Essential Fish Habitat (EFH) and EFH-HAPC under multiple fishery management plans.

Full Amendment

  • Final approval
  • Implementation
  • Pre-scoping
  • Public hearing
  • Rule making
  • Scoping
  • Secretarial review