Red Snapper Season Closes in South Atlantic Federal Waters on September 14
A NOAA bulletin confirmed that the commercial harvest of red snapper in federal waters of the South Atlantic will close at 12:01 a.m., local time, on September 14, 2021.
During the closure, the sale or purchase of red snapper is prohibited. The harvest/possession f red snapper in or from South Atlantic federal waters is now prohibited, as the recreational fishing season is also closed for 2021.
The closure is happening because landings are expected to reach the 2021 commercial catch limit of 124,815 pounds whole weight...
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