Greater Amberjack Management Listening Sessions


saltwater fish caught on charter trip hanging on sign

Greater Amberjack is an important recreational and commercial fish species in the Gulf of Mexico and South Atlantic regions. To address management and stakeholder concerns about the Greater Amberjack fisheries in both regions, Congress authorized funding of $10 million for a multi-year Greater Amberjack Research Program to be implemented through a cooperative agreement with the National Sea Grant Office and the National Marine Fisheries Service.

Draft priorities will soon be available, and listening sessions will be held to get feedback on these priorities.

Texas-hosted Session – Dec. 7 from 6-8 p.m.

Louisiana-hosted Session – Dec. 8 from 3-5 p.m.

Participants from either state are welcome to attend the session that best fits their schedule.

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