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Title 50Chapter VIPart 622 → Appendix


Title 50: Wildlife and Fisheries
PART 622—FISHERIES OF THE CARIBBEAN, GULF OF MEXICO, AND SOUTH ATLANTIC


Appendix B to Part 622—Gulf Areas

Table 1 of Appendix B to Part 622—Seaward Coordinates of the Longline and Buoy Gear Restricted Area

Point number and reference location1North lat.West long.
1  Seaward limit of State and Federal Reef Fish Management Boundary north of Dry Tortugas24°48.082°48.0
2  North of Rebecca Shoal25°07.582°34.0
3  Off Sanibel Island—Offshore26°26.082°59.0
4  West of Egmont Key27°30.083°21.5
5  Off Anclote Keys—Offshore28°10.083°45.0
6  Southeast corner of Florida Middle Ground28°11.084°00.0
7  Southwest corner of Florida Middle Ground28°11.084°07.0
8  West corner of Florida Middle Ground28°26.684°24.8
9  Northwest corner of Florida Middle Ground28°42.584°24.8
10  South of Carrabelle29°05.084°47.0
11  South of Cape St. George29°02.585°09.0
12  South of Cape San Blas lighted bell buoy—20 fathoms29°21.085°30.0
13  South of Cape San Blas lighted bell buoy—50 fathoms28°58.785°30.0
14  De Soto Canyon30°06.086°55.0
15  South of Pensacola29°46.087°19.0
16  South of Perdido Bay29°29.087°27.5
17  East of North Pass of Mississippi River29°14.588°28.0
18  East of South Pass of Mississippi River29°04.088°49.7 at State and Federal Reef Fish Management Boundary
Then westerly along the seaward limit of the State and Federal Reef Fish Management Boundary to:
19 South of Southwest Pass of Mississippi River28°45.889°29.5
20  Northwest tip of Mississippi Canyon28°38.590°08.5
21  West side of Mississippi Canyon28°34.589°59.5
22  South of Timbalier Bay28°22.590°02.5
23  South of Terrebonne Bay28°10.590°31.5
24  South of Freeport27°58.095°00.0
25  Off Matagorda Island27°43.096°02.0
26  Off Aransas Pass27°30.096°23.5
27  Northeast of Port Mansfield27°00.096°39.0
28  East of Port Mansfield26°44.096°37.5
29  Northeast of Port Isabel26°22.096°21.0
30  U.S. and Mexico EEZ boundary26°00.596°24.5
Then westerly along U.S. and Mexico EEZ boundary to seaward limit of the State and Federal Reef Fish Management Boundary

1Nearest identifiable landfall, boundary, navigational aid, or submarine area.

Table 2 of Appendix B to Part 622—Seaward Coordinates of the Stressed Area

Point number and reference location1North lat.West long.
1  Seaward limit of State and Federal Reef Fish Management Boundary northeast of Dry Tortugas24°45.582°41.5
2  North of Marquesas Keys24°48.082°06.5
3  Off Cape Sable25°15.082°02.0
4  Off Sanibel Island—Inshore26°26.082°29.0
5  Off Sanibel Island—Offshore26°26.082°59.0
6  West of Egmont Key27°30.083°21.5
7  Off Anclote Keys—Offshore28°10.083°45.0
8  Off Anclote Keys—Inshore28°10.083°14.0
9  Off Deadman Bay29°38.084°00.0
10  Seaward limit of State and Federal Reef Fish Management Boundary east of Cape St. George29°35.584°38.6
Then westerly along the seaward limit of State and Federal Reef Fish Management Boundary to:
11  Seaward limit of State and Federal Reef Fish Management Boundary south of Cape San Blas29°32.285°27.1
12  Southwest of Cape San Blas29°30.585°52.0
13  Off St. Andrew Bay29°53.086°10.0
14  De Soto Canyon30°06.086°55.0
15  South of Florida and Alabama border29°34.587°38.0
16  Off Mobile Bay29°41.088°00.0
17  South of Alabama and Mississippi border30°01.588°23.7
18  Horn and Chandeleur Islands30°01.588°39.8 at State and Federal Reef Fish Management Boundary
Then southerly along the seaward limit of State and Federal Reef Fish Management Boundary to:
19  Seaward limit of State and Federal Reef Fish Management Boundary off Chandeleur Islands29°50.888°39.07 at State and Federal Reef Fish Management Boundary
20  Chandeleur Islands29°35.588°37.0
21  Seaward limit of State and Federal Reef Fish Management Boundary off North Pass of Mississippi River29°21.088°54.43 at State and Federal Reef Fish Management Boundary
Then southerly and westerly along the seaward limit of State and Federal Reef Fish Management Boundary to:
22  Seaward limit of State and Federal Reef Fish Management Boundary off Southwest Pass of Mississippi River29°01.389°34.67 at State and Federal Reef Fish Management Boundary
23  Seaward limit of the State and Federal Reef Fish Management Boundary west of Mississippi River29°5.24 at State and Federal Reef Fish Management Boundary89°41.0
Then westerly along the seaward limit of the State and Federal Reef Fish Management Boundary to:
24  Seaward limit of State and Federal Reef Fish Management Boundary south of Grand Isle29°3.03 at State and Federal Reef Fish Management Boundary89°56.0
25  Quick flashing horn buoy south of Isles Dernieres28°32.590°42.0
26  Southeast of Calcasieu Pass29°10.092°37.0
27  South of Sabine Pass—10 fathoms29°09.093°41.0
28  South of Sabine Pass—30 fathoms28°21.593°28.0
29  East of Aransas Pass27°49.096°19.5
30  East of Baffin Bay27°12.096°51.0
31  Northeast of Port Mansfield26°46.596°52.0
32  Northeast of Port Isabel26°21.596°35.0
33  U.S. and Mexico EEZ boundary26°00.596°36.0
Then westerly along U.S. and Mexico EEZ boundary to seaward limit of the State and Federal Reef Fish Management Boundary

1Nearest identifiable landfall, boundary, navigational aid, or submarine area.

[85 FR 20614, Apr. 14, 2020, as amended at 85 FR 36165, June 15, 2020]

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