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Caribbean Queen Conch

The Queen Conch Fishery Management Plan (FMP) manages harvest of queen conch from the U.S. Caribbean federal waters.  However harvest in federal waters is limited to an area off St. Croix, which includes Lang Bank.  

Species managed: Caribbean queen conch (Strombus gigas)

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

Point of Contact (see individual Actions under Development for specific contacts) 

Recent FMP Actions


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