South Atlantic Fishery Management Council

Golden Crab Amendment 3

Amendment summary

Addressed gear limitations, vessel permitting specifications, specified status determination criteria, created a sub-zone within the Southern Zone with specified conditions, and modified the FMP framework to allow modifications to the sub-zone.

Amendment documents

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