Blueline tilefish fishery closes Sunday

Published 7:22 am Saturday, July 31, 2021

Effective 12:01 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 1, 2021, it is unlawful to sell or offer for sale blueline tilefish taken from waters under the jurisdiction of North Carolina or the South Atlantic Fishery Management Council.

The fishery will re-open January 1, 2022, per North Carolina Marine Fisheries Proclamation FF-43-2021.

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