Snapper Grouper Amendment 49

Snapper Grouper Amendment 49

(Greater Amberjack Catch Levels and Allocations)

At the June 2020 meeting, the Council directed staff to being work on an amendment to adjust catch levels and sector allocations for greater amberjack. The Council will review an options paper at their September 2020 meeting. 


Staff Contact 

Dr. Mike Schmidtke (


Public Comment 

Council Process

  • Pre-Scoping: 
  • Scoping:  
  • Public Hearing:  
  • Final Approval:  

NMFS Process

  • Secretarial Review:  
  • Rule Making:  
  • Implementation: