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Protect Washington’s Rockfish

Learn how to improve the
survivability of released rockfish
- 2017 Catch Sharing Plan
- Canadian Halibut Regulations
- International Pacific Halibut Commission
- Release Methods for Rockfish
- Rockfish Identification
 
- 2019 Bottomfish and Lingcod Seasons
Marine Areas 1-3 and Marine Area 4 west of Bonilla-Tatoosh:
March 9 – October 19, 2019
Daily bag limit of two lingcod per angler

Marine Area 4 (east of Bonilla-Tatoosh):
April 16-October 15, 2019
Lingcod minimum size limit is 22 inches, daily bag limit of two lingcod per angler

- Halibut Fishery Summaries
2017 2011
2016 2010
2015 2009
2014 2008
2013 2007
2012 2006

2019 Halibut
Fishery Quotas

North Coast (Marine Areas 3 & 4)
Total: 128,187
South Coast (Marine Area 2)
Total: 62,896
Columbia River (Marine Area 1).
Total: 15,127
All Depth: 14,627
Nearshore: 500
Puget Sound
Total: 77,550

2019 Halibut and Bottomfish Seasons
& 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)

General Halibut Information and Frequently Asked Questions