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Media statement: FWC Commission goliath grouper update

Media contact: Amanda Nalley, 850-410-4943 or Release Date: 04-26-2018   All Articles Tags:

After listening to public comments and discussing the current and future management of goliath grouper in Florida at the April meeting in Fort Lauderdale, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) directed staff to continue current goliath grouper research and management, and develop a road map to direct future conservation efforts. They did not pursue a limited harvest.