Recreational golden tile fishery in south Atlantic closes Monday
Published 11:13 am Monday, July 17, 2023
The 2023 recreational harvest of golden tilefish in federal waters of the south Atlantic will close at 12:01 a.m. on July 17, 2023.
The 2023 golden tilefish recreational catch limit is 2,316 fish. Reports indicate that recreational landings have reached the 2023 recreational catch limit. The accountability measure requires recreational harvest to close when the recreational catch limit has been reached.
During the closure, the bag and possession limits for golden tilefish in or from south Atlantic federal waters are zero.
Recreational harvest for the 2024 fishing year in south Atlantic federal waters will open at 12:01 a.m. on Jan. 1, 2024.