The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council (Council) will hold two public hearings via webinar pertaining to Amendment 53 to the Fishery Management Plan (FMP) for Snapper Grouper Resources in the South Atlantic Region. This amendment addresses a rebuilding plan, catch levels, sector allocations, and changes to commercial and recreational management measures for the South Atlantic stock of gag grouper and modifications to recreational management measures for black grouper.
The public hearings will be held on January 10 and 11, 2023, via webinar beginning at 6 p.m., EDT.
Public Hearing Materials
Allie IberleFishery Scientist