So they announced the Gulf season... 40days.
When will they announce the Atlantic season?
I hope they don't wait like last year and give us a few days in Dec when the seas were 6-8ft!!
FB18-025FISHERY BULLETIN ISSUE DATE: April 13, 2018CONTACT: Frank Helies, 727-824-5305
Request for Comments: Limited Opening of Recreational and Commercial Red Snapper Fishery in South Atlantic Federal Waters
NOAA Fisheries requests comments on Amendment 43 to the Fishery Management Plan for the Snapper-Grouper Fishery of the South Atlantic Region (Amendment 43). The proposed actions would specify recreational and commercial annual catch limits for red snapper beginning in 2018.
*Comment period begins on April 16, 2018, and comments are due by June 15, 2018*
SUMMARY OF PROPOSED CHANGES FOR RED SNAPPER:
PLEASE NOTE: The timing of the 2018 season is contingent on when the final rule for Amendment 43 is implemented, if approved.
HOW TO COMMENT ON THE NOTICE OF AVAILABILITY:
The comment period begins on April 16, 2018, and comments are due by June 15, 2018. You may submit comments by electronic submission or by postal mail. Comments sent by any other method (such as e-mail), to any other address or individual, or received after the end of the comment period, may not be considered by NOAA Fisheries.
Electronic Submissions: Submit all electronic public comments via the Federal e-Rulemaking Portal.
Mail: Submit written comments to Frank Helies, Southeast Regional Office, NMFS, 263 13th Avenue South, St. Petersburg, FL 33701.
This bulletin serves as a Small Entity Compliance Guide, complying with section 212 of the Small Business Regulatory Enforcement Fairness Act of 1996.