Service Maintenance

There will be service interruptions Saturday May 27th, 2017 beginning at 4:00AM PT which may continue until Saturday May 27th, 2017 at 8:00AM

Notice Posted: Thursday May 04, 2017


Fishery Notice

Category(s):
RECREATIONAL - Fin Fish (Other than Salmon)
Subject:
FN0381-RECREATIONAL - Fin fish (Other than Salmon) - Lingcod and Rockfish - Areas 12, 13 to 19, 20 and 29 - Effective May 1, 2017


LINGCOD
Effective at 00:01 hours May 1, 2017 to 23:59 hours September 30, 2017 fishing 
for lingcod will open in the following areas:

Areas: 12-1 to 12-13, 12-15 to 12-48, 13 to 19, 20-5 to 20-7 and 29-5.
Daily limit: one (1)
Possession limit: two (2)
Size limit: 65cm
Annual limit: ten (10)
Gear: angling (hook and line) and spear fishing while diving.

Areas 28 and 29 (except of Subarea 29-5) remain closed to fishing for lingcod, 
this includes catch and release.

ROCKFISH (Rockfish and Yelloweye Rockfish in the aggregate):
Effective at 00:01 hours May 1, 2017 to 23:59 hours September 30, 2017 fishing 
for rockfish will open in the following areas:

Areas: 12 to 19, 20-5 to 20-7 and 29-5.
Daily limit: one (1)
Possession limit: two (2) 
No size limit or annual limit is in effect.
Gear: angling (hook and line) and spear fishing while diving.

Areas 28 and 29 (except of Subarea 29-5) remain closed to fishing for rockfish, 
this includes catch and release.

VARIATION ORDERS: 2017-215 and 2017-176


Note: Rockfish Conservations Areas (RCA's) remain in effect - refer to the 
following website for descriptions:
http://www.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/fm-gp/rec/restricted-restreint/rca-acs-eng.htm

Contact your local DFO office at:
http://www.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/locations-bureaux-eng.htm

Or Contact: Brad Beaith 250-756-7190

Fisheries & Oceans Operations Center - FN0381
Sent April 19, 2017 at 1415