Commercial sea cucumber fishery

Sea cucumber quotas for the 2021-22 commercial harvest season have been reached in all districts and/or remaining quotas are insufficient to support additional harvest.

Harvest quotas and landings

The landings below include all reports received for the 2021-22 season and are unofficial.

Sea Cucumber Harvest Area 2021-22 State Quota Share 2021-22 State  Fishery Landings
San Juan Island - District 1 113,459 lbs 113,928 (CLOSED)
Strait of Juan de Fuca - District 2-1 63,856 lbs 65,241 (CLOSED)
Admiralty Inlet - District 2-2 42,593 lbs 41,000 (CLOSED)
Central Puget Sound - District 3 CLOSED CLOSED
Hood Canal - District 4 CLOSED CLOSED
South Puget Sound - District 5 13,514 lbs 13,349 (CLOSED)




   The following section of Washington Administrative Code is repealed, effective immediately:

   WAC 220-340-73000C   Commercial sea cucumber fishery.


Sea cucumber harvest districts and reporting areas

Closed areas pertain to the commercial sea cucumber fishery. In addition, see permanent WACs 220-302 and 220-303 for more information on Marine Preserves and Conservation Area closures. Legal descriptions of commercial sea cucumber harvest districts are found in WAC 220-340-730 Sea Cucumbers. Legal descriptions of commercial sea cucumber catch reporting areas can be found in WAC 220-301-040 Marine Fish-Shellfish Management and Catch Reporting Areas within Puget Sound.

Permanent WACs

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