Regulatory Amendment 4: Spiny Lobster Annual Catch Limits and Targets and Recreational Trap Prohibition in the South Atlantic

Overview

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Fishing Type
Commercial, Recreational
Affected Species
Action Status
Final Rule
Effective
07/23/2018
Point of Contact
Kelli O'Donnell, Kelli.Odonnell@noaa.gov, 727-524-5305
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Summary

This amendment  modifies the stock status determination criteria and catch levels for spiny lobster in the Gulf of Mexico and South Atlantic federal waters based on updated information and revised scientific recommendations; and considers restrictions on the use of traps for recreational harvest of spiny lobster in federal waters of the South Atlantic. 


Amendment

 

Modifications to Management Benchmarks, Annual Catch Limit, Annual Catch Target, and Prohibition of Traps for Recreational Harvest in the South Atlantic Exclusive Economic Zone

Federal Register

Bulletins

Final Rule to Increase Spiny Lobster Catch Levels in Federal Waters and Prohibit Recreational Harvest in the South Atlantic Using Traps

FB18-045 Gulf of Mexico and South Atlantic Fishery Bulletin; For More Information, Contact: Nikhil Metha, 727-824-5305, Nikhil.Metha@noaa.gov
June 22, 2018 -

Request for Comments: Proposed Rule to Increase Catch Levels in Federal Waters and Prohibit Recreational Harvest of Spiny Lobster in the South Atlantic Using Traps

FB18-009 South Atlantic Fishery Bulletin; For More Information, Contact: Nikhil Mehta, (727) 824-5305, Nikhil.Mehta@noaa.gov
February 02, 2018 -
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Last updated by Southeast Regional Office on 06/27/2019