Area 2A Halibut Fishermen to Receive Much Lower Idividual Quota for June Directed Season
The directed commercial halibut fishery on the West Coast will be a first this year for at least one reason: the first opener will last 58 hours instead of 10. And in a press release that's since been removed from the International Pacific Halibut Commission website, all permitted vessels would have received the same quota.
The IPHC released the fishing period limit for all licensed vessels for the June 22-24 fishing period Friday that indicated the overall annual allocation for the 2020 fishery for ...
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