Regulatory Amendment 27: Vision Blueprint Commercial Measures


Fishing Type
Action Status
Final Rule
Point of Contact
Mary Vara,, 727-209-5967


Vision Blueprint Commercial Regulatory Amendment 27 (Regulatory Amendment 27) to the Fishery Management Plan for the Snapper Grouper Fishery of the South Atlantic Region (Snapper Grouper FMP) addresses specific action items in the 2016-2020 Vision Blueprint for the Commercial Sector of the Snapper Grouper FMP.  The regulatory amendment proposes to modify commercial regulations for blueline tilefish, snowy grouper, greater amberjack, red porgy, vermilion snapper, almaco jack, Other Jacks Complex (lesser amberjack, almaco jack, and banded rudderfish), queen snapper, silk snapper, blackfin snapper, and gray triggerfish.  Actions include modifying fishing seasons, trip limits, and minimum size limits.


Vision Blueprint Commercial Regulatory Amendment 27 

Federal Register


NOAA Fisheries Announces Changes to Commercial Regulations for Snapper-Grouper Species in Federal Waters of the South Atlantic Region

FB20-003: South Atlantic Fishery Bulletin, For more information, contact:…
January 27, 2020 -

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