Gulf Coast Seafood Alliance Urges Feds to Preserve Red Grouper Access for All Americans
Last month, the Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council changed the allocation between commercial and recreational red grouper from a 76:24 split to 59.3:40.7 split on a slightly reduced total allowable catch.
Yesterday, the Gulf Coast Seafood Alliance (GCSA), called the move “... deeply disturb[ing] …”. If approved, the Council's action will deprive the citizens of the United States access to 600,000 pounds of red grouper this year currently being caught by commercial fishermen, and enjoyed by anyone who does not have the ability or ...
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