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Protect Washington’s Rockfish

Learn how to improve the
survivability of released rockfish
- 2016 Catch Sharing Plan
- Canadian Halibut Regulations
- International Pacific Halibut Commission
- Release Methods for Rockfish
- Rockfish Identification
- Ocean Lingcod Seasons
Marine Areas 1-3:
March 11-October 21, 2017
Lingcod minimum size limit is 22 inches, daily bag limit of two lingcod per angler.

Marine Area 4:
April 16-October 15, 2017
Lingcod minimum size limit is 22 inches, daily bag limit of two lingcod per angler

- Halibut Fishery Summaries
2015 2010
2014 2009
2013 2008
2012 2007
2011 2006

2017 Ocean Halibut
Fishery Quotas
North Coast (Marine Areas 3 & 4)
Season Total:
South Coast (Marine Area 2)
Season Total:
Primary: .
Nearshore:
Columbia River (Marine Area 1).
Season Total:
All Depth:
Nearshore:
Puget Sound
Season Total:

2017 quotas for all Washington management areas will be posted in early February 2017

2017 Halibut and Bottomfish Seasons
& Ocean Halibut Fishery Weekly Updates

North Coast Fishery
(Marine Areas 3 and 4)
South Coast Fishery
(Marine Area 2)
Columbia River Fishery
(Marine Area 1)
Juan de Fuca Strait & Puget Sound Fishery
(Marine Areas 5-13)