Gulf Fishermen Get More Snapper!

Associated Press – Updated recreational landings data and new information from Louisiana and Texas  prompted the change, according to a release from NOAA Fisheries, part of the National  Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. NOAA Fisheries also raised the total allowed red snapper catch from 8 million  pounds to nearly 8.5 million pounds, with 51 percent for commercial boats and  the rest for anglers. continued