Gulf Council Schedules Public Hearings on King Mackerel Allocation Sharing and Recreational Accountability Measures

King Mackerel
Illustrations by Diane Rome Peebles

The Gulf of Mexico Fishery Management Council will host public hearings to gather public comments on Coastal Migratory Pelagic Amendment 29. This Amendment considers allocation sharing and recreational accountability measures for king mackerel.


Public hearings begin at 6:00 p.m on the following dates and locations:


Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Hilton Tampa Westshore Airport hotel

2225 N. Lois Avenue,

Tampa, FL  33607


Thursday, December 1, 2016

Harvey Government Center

1200 N. Truman Avenue

Key West, FL 33040


Monday, December 5, 2016

Hampton Inn & Suites

2208 Highway 361

Port Aransas, TX  78373


Hilton Garden Inn

2703 Denny Avenue

Pascagoula, MS 39567

Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Hilton Galveston Island

5400 Seawall Boulevard

Galveston, TX  77551


Renaissance Mobile Riverview Plaza

64 South Water Street

Mobile, AL  36602


Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Marriott Courtyard

142 Library Drive

Houma, LA  70360


Hilton Garden Inn

1101 North U.S. Highway 231

Panama City, FL 32405


Thursday, December 8, 2016, 

Webinar – 6 p.m EST at:  https://attendee.gotowe

You can also submit comments online: 


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