New fishing restrictions spawn lawsuit

 

A new restriction on catching nine fish species went into effect Monday.

It’s called Amendment 17B, and it sets annual catch limits on nine species of fish, including several grouper species.

It also closes an ocean area to fishing for six additional species in water deeper than 240 feet to protect the Warsaw grouper and speckled hind.

The closure extends from central North Carolina to south Florida.

New fishing restrictions spawn lawsuit : News : CarolinaLive.com

About the Author Hank Sibley Bluewater Yacht Sales

Hank Sibley hsibley@bwys.com Sales Professional Bluewater Yacht Sales Hampton, VA 804.337.1945 (Mobile) 757.788.7082 (Office) 757.723.3329 (Fax)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: