Links to Official Regulations

South Atlantic Fishery Management Council (SAFMC)

Link to full text regulations: http://www.usa.gov

Link to online regulations summary: http://www.safmc.net/

 

Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council (GMFMC)

Link to full text regulations: http://www.usa.gov

Link to online regulations summary: http://www.gulfcouncil.org/

 

Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary (FLKNMS)

Link to full text regulations: http://www.usa.gov

Link to FLKNMS Homepage: http://floridakeys.noaa.gov/

Link to online regulations summary: http://floridakeys.noaa.gov/regs/welcome.html

Link to Monroe County Recreational Lobster Harvesting Regulations: http://floridakeys.noaa.gov/regs/mc_lobster.pdf

Link to Monroe County Spearfishing Regulations: http://floridakeys.noaa.gov/regs/spearfishing_brochure.pdf

 

State Regulations:


North Carolina (NC)

Link to full text regulations: http://www.ncgov.com

http://www.ncga.state.nc.us

http://portal.ncdenr.org/web/mf/proclamations

Link to online regulations summary: http://portal.ncdenr.org/web/mf/recreational-fishing-size-and-bag-limits

http://portal.ncdenr.org

 

South Carolina (SC)

Link to full text regulations: http://www.scstatehouse.gov/code/statmast.php

Link to online regulations summary: http://www.dnr.sc.gov/regs/pdf/saltfishing.pdf

http://www.dnr.sc.gov/

 

Georgia (GA)

Link to online regulations summary: http://www.georgiawildlife.com/fishing/regulations

http://www.coastalgadnr.org

 

Florida (FL)

Link to full text regulations: https://www.flrules.org/

Link to online regulations summary: http://myfwc.com/fishing/saltwater/regulations/

Possession limits for vessels returning to Florida from the Bahamas: http://www.myfwc.com/fishing/saltwater/recreational/bahamas/

Possession limits for Marine Life (Aquarium) Species: http://www.myfwc.com/fishing/saltwater/recreational/aquarium-species/

Possession limits for Unregulated Species: http://www.myfwc.com/fishing/saltwater/recreational/unregulated-species/

www.myfwc.com

 

Alabama (AL)

Link to full text regulations: http://www.alabama.gov

http://www.alabamaadministrativecode.state.al.us/

Link to online regulations summary: http://www.outdooralabama.com/fishing/saltwater/regulations/

http://www.outdooralabama.com

 

Mississippi (MS)

Link to full text regulations: http://www.sos.ms.gov/regulation_and_enforcement_admin_procedures3.aspx

http://www.ms.gov

Link to online regulations summary: http://www.dmr.ms.gov/images/publications/reg-book.pdf

http://www.dmr.ms.gov/

 

Louisiana (LA)

Link to full text regulations: http://doa.louisiana.gov/osr/osr.htm

http://louisiana.gov/

Link to online regulations summary: http://www.wlf.louisiana.gov/fishing/regulations

http://www.wlf.louisiana.gov/fishing

 

Texas (TX)

Link to full text regulations: http://www.sos.state.tx.us/tac/

http://www.texas.gov

Link to online regulations summary: http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/regulations/fish_hunt/

http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us