Commercial sea cucumber fishery

 

The quota for each sea cucumber management district has been reached, and are now all closed to harvest.

 

Harvest quotas and landings

The landings below include all reports received for the 2020-21 season and are unofficial.

Sea Cucumber Harvest Area 2020-21 State Quota Share 2020-21 State  Fishery Landings
San Juan Island - District 1 114,000 lbs 112,233 (CLOSED)
Strait of Juan de Fuca - District 2-1 64,000 lbs 64,056 (CLOSED)
Admiralty Inlet - District 2-2 31,278 lbs 29,829 (CLOSED)
Central Puget Sound - District 3 CLOSED CLOSED
Hood Canal - District 4 CLOSED CLOSED
South Puget Sound - District 5 15,000 lbs 16,356 (CLOSED)

Regulations

  

R E P E A L E R

 

   The following section of the Washington Administrative Code is repealed:

   WAC 220-340-73000W  Commercial sea cucumber fishery. (20-184)

 

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