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South Atlantic Snapper-Grouper

Under the Snapper-Grouper Fishery Management Plan (FMP), the South Atlantic Council manages 55 species of fishes.  Management is designed to support the sustainable use of snapper-grouper resources.  

Species managed: Snappers, groupers, porgys, triggerfish, jacks, tilefishes, grunts, spadefishes, wrasses, and sea basses.



To reach Sustainable Fisheries staff, please call 727-824-5305.


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