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Amendment 34: Catch level and allocation adjustments, and management measures for Atlantic king mackerel


Fishing Type
Commercial, Recreational
Affected Species
Action Status
Proposed Rule
Comments Close
Point of Contact
Mary Vara:, 727-824-5305


Amendment 34 to the Fishery Management Plan for Coastal Migratory Pelagic Resources in the Gulf of Mexico and Atlantic Region (Amendment 34) proposes to update the Atlantic migratory group king mackerel (Atlantic king mackerel) acceptable biological catch, annual catch limits, recreational annual catch targets, and sector allocations based on the SEDAR 38 Update assessment (2020). Additionally, the amendment proposes changes to management measures for Atlantic king mackerel and Atlantic migratory group Spanish mackerel (Atlantic Spanish mackerel).


Amendment 34


Request for Comments: Changes to Catch Levels and Management Measures for Atlantic king mackerel and Spanish mackerel

FB23-005: South Atlantic Fishery Bulletin; For more information, contact: Mary Vara, 727-824-5305,
January 30, 2023 -

Last updated by Southeast Regional Office on 02/10/2023