South Atlantic Fishermen’s Association


Mailing address

P.O. Box 13806 Charleston, SC 29422

Primary Contact

Jack Cox, Board Member

Federal Fishery Management Region(s) in Which Members Operate

South Atlantic

Number of Members (Vessels/Businesses) Represented


Total Direct Employment Represented (estimates are fine)


Vessel Length Range

30-75 ft.

Gear Types Employed

Hook and line, longline, pot

Targeted Species

Vermilion, black sea bass, grouper, golden tilefish, golden crab

Examples of end-user product/product forms that members’ catches are processed into:

Fresh fillets for U.S. retail and restaurant markets, live black sea bass for restaurants, live crab for U.S. and international markets.