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Species managed: hard corals, aquacultured live rock See current rules that are open for comment here. To reach Sustainable Fisheries staff, please call (727) 824-5305, or see individual Fishery Management Plan Actions for specific contact
Implementation Date
1984
Coastal Migratory Pelagic (CMP) species are managed jointly by the Gulf of Mexico and South Atlantic Fishery Management Councils.  The area of management is from the Mexico/Texas border to New York. Species managed: king mackerel, Spanish mackerel
Implementation Date
1983
Spiny Lobster are managed jointly by the Gulf of Mexico and South Atlantic Fishery Management Councils. The area of management is from the Mexico/Texas border to the North Carolina/Virginia border.
Implementation Date
1982
Generic actions apply to multiple fishery management plans.  They may also be joint plans with other fishery management councils. See current rules that are open for comment. To reach Sustainable Fisheries staff, please call (727) 824
Implementation Date
The first generic amendment (multiple FMPs) was in 1999
To reach Sustainable Fisheries staff, please call 727-824-5305.   More Information Maps and GIS SIGN UP for Fishery Bulletins & Text Message Alerts Red Drum Essential Fish Habitat (EFH) Map & GIS
Implementation Date
1986
  The reef fish management plan is designed to rebuild declining reef fish stocks and support the sustainable use of reef fish resources in the Gulf of Mexico. See current rules that are open for comment here. To reach Sustainable Fishe
Implementation Date
1984
See current rules that are open for comment here. To reach Sustainable Fisheries staff, please call 727-824-5305.   More Information Maps & GIS Electronic Logbook Information Texas Closure Sout
Implementation Date
1981
The federal stone crab fishery management plan (FMP) was originally implemented in 1979, and was repealed in 2011.  Florida now manages stone crab fishing in adjacent federal waters. The original The FMP was prepared by the Gulf of Mex
Implementation Date
1979
The commercial monkfish fishery is conducted from North Carolina to Maine primarily using trawl gear in northern waters and gillnet gear in southern waters. 
Implementation Date
1998