Public invited on GOM red snapper conference call Thursday from 11-1

Crabtree to provide update, answer questions on fishery management

If you want the latest on the red snapper saga as it relates to the potential coming season in the Gulf of Mexico, the commercial/recreational split and Amendment 40, you can get the latest information in a conference call slated for Thursday, Feb. 5 from 11 to 1.

Dr. Roy Crabtree, the southeast regional administrator for NOAA Fisheries, will conduct the call and provide the latest updates and also answer questions on red snapper management and the 2015 recreational season in the Gulf.

To join the conference call, dial 1-888-282-0412 and use the password: RED SNAPPER.