Caribbean Reef Fish Regulatory Amendment 4: 
Parrotfish Minimum Size Limits

Regulatory Amendment 4 would establish:

  • A commercial and recreational minimum size limit of 8 inches fork length for redband parrotfish in federal waters off St. Croix.

  • A commercial and recreational minimum size limit of 9 inches fork length for all other allowable parrotfish species in federal waters off St. Croix (princess, queen, striped, redtail, stoplight, and redfin parrotfish).

  • No minimum size limits for parrotfish harvest in federal waters off St. Thomas/St. John or Puerto Rico.

To reach the Caribbean Operations Branch staff, please call 727-824-5305.

Final Rule