South Atlantic Fishery Management Council

Snapper Grouper Amendment 37

Amendment summary

Modified the fishery management unit boundaries for hogfish, established two hogfish stocks (a Georgia through North Carolina stock and a Florida Keys/East Florida stock); established a rebuilding plan for the Florida Keys/East Florida stock; specified fishing levels and accountability measures and established management measures for hogfish.

Amendment documents

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