South Atlantic Fishery Management Council

Coral Amendment 2

Amendment summary

Revised the acceptable biological catch, annual catch limits, sJoint amendment with the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council. Provided definitions of live rock and allowable octocoral, established various prohibitions, and required permit for aquaculture operations.

Amendment documents

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