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  • Gray triggerfish is closed to recreational harvest in Atlantic federal waters Nov. 26-Dec. 31, 2014 NOAA Bulletin

  • The FWC Commission discussed several marine fisheries management items Nov. 20 at the meeting in Key Largo. They took action on the following:

    • Changing the Gulf red grouper recreational daily bag limit from 4-fish to 2-fish within the 4-grouper aggregate bag limit, effective Jan. 1 Press Release
  • Attention Dive Shop Owners: Help us educate others about the lionfish issue by featuring our lionfish brochure in your shop. Send your mailing address to and we will send you our newest Lionfish brochure, packed with information on the lionfish invasion. Be sure to send a count of how many you would like to receive. Get a peek at what the brochure looks like. Lionfish BrochureAdobe PDF

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