Reminder: Recreational Harvest of Greater Amberjack to Reopen August 1 in the Gulf
The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council reminds anglers that the recreational harvest of greater amberjack reopens in the Gulf of Mexico federal waters August 1, 2012.
The 30" fork length minimum size limit and 1-fish bag limit remain the same. Captain and crew of for-hire vessels may not retain a bag limit.
Federal regulations can change frequently. To download the latest regulations (dated 7/3/12), please visit: http://www.gulfcouncil.org/fishing_regulations/index.php, or call 813-348-1630 to request a copy.
About Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council: The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council is one of eight regional Fishery Management Councils established by the Fishery Conservation and Management Act of 1976. The Council prepares fishery management plans, which are designed to manage fishery resources within the 200-mile limit of the Gulf of Mexico.