PFMC OKs a 3-day Halibut Season for the Area 2A Directed Commercial Fishery
It has taken a few years, but it is likely the West Coast directed commercial halibut fishery will be longer than a 10-hour season in 2020.
The Pacific Fishery Management Council in November approved a 3-day fishery for the non-tribal fishery in 2020, starting at 8 a.m. on the first day and concluding at 6 p.m. on the third day. The season would begin on the fourth Monday in June 2020 and subsequent periods would be scheduled as necessary to...
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