Amendment 40 Update
Please see the below letter from CCA Alabama Chairman Russell Cunningham:
GULF COUNCIL MEETING SET FOR MOBILE, AL - FINAL ACTION ON AMENDMENT 40 -
VOICE YOUR OPPOSITION TO THE ADOPTION OF AMENDMENT 40!
The Gulf Fisheries Management Council (the "Gulf Council") will be meeting in Mobile, Alabama on Monday, October 20, 2014 through Friday, October 24, 2014. The meetings will be held at the Renaissance Battle House at 26 North Royal Street, Mobile, Alabama 36602. The Gulf Council will be considering several important items, including Amendment 39 (regional management of red snapper), Amendment 40 (gives a share of the recreational snapper catch to charter fishermen), and Amendment 28 (red snapper allocation between recreational and commercial fishermen). The Gulf Council is scheduled to take final action on Amendment 40 at its Mobile, Alabama meetings.