IPHC Sets Area 2A Halibut Season Limits; Drops 2nd Day of First Opener
The International Pacific Halibut Commission has set fishing period limits for the first Area 2A halibut openers in June and July.
The first opener will be held Wednesday, June 26, the second on July 10 for the commercial non-tribal fishery south of Pt. Chehalis, Wash. The overall allocation for this fishery for 2019 is 254,426 pounds or 115.41 metric tons. The fishing periods begin at 8a .m. and end at 6 p.m.
Furthermore, the IPHC has canceled any limits or opening for June 27, ...
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