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Emergency Rule: King Mackerel Trip Limits


Fishing Type
Affected Species
Action Status
Emergency Rule
Point of Contact
Karla Gore: Karla.Gore@noaa.gov; 727-824-5305


The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council requested a temporary rule for emergency action to increase the Season 2 (October 1- end of February) commercial trip limits for king mackerel in the southern zone from 50 fish to 75 fish for the 2019 fishing year. 


Emergency Rule


Temporary Increase in Atlantic King Mackerel Commercial Trip Limit in the Atlantic Southern Zone Beginning October 1, 2019

FB19-057: South Atlantic Fishery Bulletin; For more information, contact: Karla Gore 727-824-5305, Karla.Gore@noaa.gov
September 27, 2019 -

Last updated by Southeast Regional Office on 02/06/2020