Nov. 2021 Public Scoping: Yellowtail Snapper Catch Levels & Allocations (Snapper Grouper Amendment 44)
Location: Via webinar only. Two sessions.
Purpose of Amendment: Revise Acceptable Biological Catch based on latest assessment (SEDAR 64 2019) and revised landings (MRIP-FES)
Action Summary: Adopt recommended Acceptable Biological Catch, adjust jurisdictional allocation between the South Atlantic and Gulf of Mexico Councils, adjust Annual Catch Limits, and sector allocations (South Atlantic only).