Originally Posted by LBCrew
In the Atlantic Ocean, it's 2 fish at 28" or larger in NC, VA, DE, NJ... and most likely a lot of other states. Gaffing is illegal in many or all of them, including NJ.
That's Hatteras and North--the Mid-Atlantic region according to NMFS. The Southeast sector is from Hatteras South. Therefore, we have different regs in SE NC.