Regulatory Amendment 30: Red Grouper Rebuilding Plan


Fishing Type
Commercial, Recreational
Affected Species
Action Status
Proposed Rule
Comments Close
Point of Contact
Mary Vara,, 727-209-5967


Regulatory Amendment 30 (Regulatory Amendment 30) to the Fishery Management Plan for the Snapper Grouper Fishery of the South Atlantic Region (Snapper Grouper FMP) would revise the rebuilding schedule for red grouper based on the most recent stock assessment and modify the spawning season closure of red grouper for the commercial and recreational sectors in the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) off North and South Carolina, and to establish a commercial trip limit for red grouper harvested in the South Atlantic EEZ.


Regulatory Amendment 30 

Federal Register


Request for Comments: Proposed Changes to Management of Red Grouper in Federal Waters of the South Atlantic Region

FB19-067: South Atlantic Fishery Bulletin; For more information contact: Mary Vara, (727) 824-5305,
October 29, 2019 -

Last updated on 10/29/2019