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Greater amberjack, gray triggerfish to reopen in Gulf

By FWC - | Jul 28, 2021

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The recreational harvest of greater amberjack and gray triggerfish will reopen in Gulf state and federal waters on Aug. 1.

Greater amberjack is scheduled to remain open through Oct. 31 and gray triggerfish is scheduled to remain open through Dec. 31 in Gulf state and federal waters. An early quota closure is possible for either species.

If you plan to fish for amberjack or gray triggerfish in Florida state or federal waters from a private recreational vessel, you must sign up as a State Reef Fish Angler (annual renewal is required). To learn more, visit MyFWC.com/SRFS. Sign up today at GoOutdoorsFlorida.com.

Learn more about recreational fishing at “http://MyFWC.com/Marine”>MyFWC.com/Marine by clicking on “Recreational Regulations.”