Longlining Research Project Halted

Florida’s east coast closed zone is once again closed to longline fishing – at least for now. NOVA Southeastern University’s research
project, which brought longliners back into the area, has been discontinued.


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SAFMC Takes Action To Open 2017 and 2018 Red Snapper Seasons Keep Florida Fishing Press Release, September 26, 2017

Recreational Fishing Participation Increased Nearly 20 Percent Over the Past 10 Years ASA Press Release, September 13, 2017

Ed Killer: Red snapper changes a good sign By Ed Killer, TC Palm, August 26, 2017

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