Greater Amberjack Reopens to Recreational Harvest in Gulf and Federal Waters on August 1
By Space Coast Daily // July 23, 2019
recreational regulations include a minimum size limit of 34 inches fork length
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – The recreational harvest of greater amberjack will reopen in Gulf state and federal waters Aug. 1. This season is scheduled to remain open through Oct. 31 in state and federal waters.
The recreational regulations include a minimum size limit of 34 inches fork length and a daily bag limit of one per person.
If you plan to fish for greater amberjack in Gulf state or federal waters from a private recreational vessel, you must sign up as a Gulf Reef Fish Angler prior to your fishing trip (annual renewal is required for most anglers, including those over 65 years of age).
To learn more about regulations for greater amberjack, visit MyFWC.com/Marine and click on “Recreational Regulations” and “Greater Amberjack,” which is under the “Reef Fish” tab.
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