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Federal Recreational Fishing Regulations

Federal Recreational Fishing Regulations

For information on recreational fishing regulations in federal waters (3-200 miles offshore), contact:

South Atlantic Fishery Management Council 

One Southpark Circle, Suite 306
Charleston, SC 29407
(843) 571-4366

For interstate regulations contact:

Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission
1444 Eye Street, NW   6th Floor
Washington, DC 20005
(202) 289-6400

For information on federal regulations and required permitting for tunas, billfish, and sharks, contact:

National Marine Fisheries Service
HMS Management Division
1315 East-West Hwy
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(301) 713-2347

For information on the Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary contact:

Gray's Reef Sanctuary Program
10 Ocean Science Circle
Savannah, GA 31411
(912) 598-2345