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Marine Area 1
South Coast/Pacific Ocean
CRAB: Dungeness and Red Rock Crab, all fishing methods;
Crab Pots: Open 1 Dec. through 15 Sept.Crab gear other than pots: Open all year.
Crab Limits and Rules
Allocation and soft shell closures may affect season, please check this page or the shellfish rule change hotline.
Fishing instruments must not penetrate the shell.
NOTE: all fishing gear must be removed from the water
by one hour after sunset on the last day of any fishing period.
Last Updated: May 28, 2009
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