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Marine Fisheries - Proclamation FF-10-2013

Marine Fisheries

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V. Other Jacks

A. For recreational purposes:
Almaco jack, banded rudderfish and lesser amberjack are part of the 20 fish in the aggregate per person per day recreational bag and possession limit in XII. F.

VI. Red Snapper

A. For recreational purposes:
It is unlawful to possess red snapper taken from waters under the jurisdiction of North Carolina or the South Atlantic Fishery Management Council for recreational purposes.

B. For commercial purposes:
It is unlawful to possess, sell or offer for sale red snapper taken from the waters under the jurisdiction of North Carolina or the South Atlantic Fishery Management Council.

VII. Vermilion Snapper

A. For recreational purposes:
1. It is unlawful to possess vermilion snapper (beeliner) less than 12 inches total length.
2. It is unlawful to possess more than five vermilion snapper per person per day.
3. It is unlawful to possess vermilion snapper (beeliner) taken from the waters under the jurisdiction of North Carolina or the South Atlantic Fishery Management Council from November 1 through March 31.
C. For commercial purposes:
It is unlawful to sell or offer for sale vermilion snapper (beeliner) taken from the waters under the jurisdiction of North Carolina or the South Atlantic Fishery Management Council. The season will reopen at 12:01 A.M., July 1, 2013. During the closure, recreational bag and possession limits may be retained (beginning April 1) except by the captain and crew on charter vessels and headboats.

VIII. Other Snapper

A. It is unlawful to possess silk snapper less than 12 inches total length.

B. It is unlawful to possess blackfin snapper less than 12 inches total length.

C. It is unlawful to possess queen snapper less than 12 inches in length.
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