Recreational Red Snapper Season and Limits

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Size Limit: 16 inches minimum total length

Bag and Possession Limit: 2 daily per person. The captain and crew of vessel under charter may not harvest any red snapper; their creel limit/bag limit is zero.

2017 Season: Closed

Mandatory Recreational Offshore Landing Permit: Recreational anglers, except those under 16 years of age and those on a paid for-hire charter trip, must obtain a Recreational Offshore Landing Permit. Charter captains must also obtain a Recreational Offshore Landing Permit.