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More changes to Groundfish Regulations 2019
« on: January 05, 2019, 12:21 PM »
Changes to the regulations again.

Lingcod limit 1
Cabezon limit 3 part of your 10 fish RCG.
Rockfish limit 10

Obviously still have 3 months till our season opens but applicable even if your targeting these guys from shore.

This fishery is currently closed for boat-based angling.

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The recreational fishery for lingcod (Ophiodon elongatus) is open year-round to divers and shore-based anglers. This fishery is closed to boat-based anglers from January 1, 2019 through March 31, 2019. This species may only be taken or possessed in waters less than 300 feet (50 fathoms) deep. The daily bag and possession limit is 1 fish, with a minimum size limit of 22 inches total length.

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The recreational fishery for rockfish (Sebastes sp.) is open year-round to divers and shore-based anglers. The fishery is closed to boat-based anglers from January 1, 2019 through March 31, 2019. These species may only be taken or possessed in waters less than 300 feet (50 fathoms) deep. The daily bag and possession limit is 10 fish in combination of all species within the RCG Complex (includes all species of Rockfish, Cabezon and Greenlings) per person, with a sub-limit on black rockfish (3 per person) and canary rockfish (2 per person), also included in the 10 fish RCG Complex aggregate limit. Yelloweye rockfish, link opens in new windowbronzespotted rockfish, and cowcod may not be retained (bag limit: zero).

https://www.wildlife.ca.gov/Fishing/Ocean/Regulations/Fishing-Map/Central#lingcod



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Re: More changes to Groundfish Regulations 2019
« Reply #1 on: January 06, 2019, 10:30 PM »
1 ling and 3 cabbies  still not bad, but wondering why the increased the cabezon



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Re: More changes to Groundfish Regulations 2019
« Reply #2 on: January 07, 2019, 08:36 AM »
1 ling and 3 cabbies  still not bad, but wondering why the increased the cabezon

common core math is my guess but who knows.
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Re: More changes to Groundfish Regulations 2019
« Reply #3 on: January 08, 2019, 07:20 AM »
I struggle to catch even 1 cabezon.
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Re: More changes to Groundfish Regulations 2019
« Reply #4 on: January 11, 2019, 10:54 AM »
I thought it said we can now keep 10 cabezon within our limit of 10 RCG fish. And 3 blacks & 2 canaries.

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Re: More changes to Groundfish Regulations 2019
« Reply #5 on: January 12, 2019, 11:05 AM »
I thought it said we can now keep 10 cabezon within our limit of 10 RCG fish. And 3 blacks & 2 canaries.

Still shows 3, if you can find a whole with 10 legals in a day your on fire. lol
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