South Atlantic Fishery Management Council

August 2024 Public Hearings: Snapper Grouper Amendment 55

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Location: Via webinar only.

Meeting Briefing Materials

The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council (Council) will hold two virtual public hearings pertaining to Amendment 55 to the Fishery Management Plan (FMP) for Snapper Grouper Resources in the South Atlantic Region. This amendment reorganizes the Other South Atlantic Shallow Water Grouper Complex and establishes a Scamp and Yellowmouth Complex, addresses a rebuilding plan, catch levels, sector allocations, and accountability measures for the new complex and updates to the Other South Atlantic Shallow Water Grouper Complex.

The public hearings will take place August 13th and 14th beginning at 6 p.m., EDT. Public hearing materials will be posted as they are available.

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