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  1. Non Salmon Season Opening?

    Saltwater General Discussion
    Being new to fishing on the coast I have one piece of data that I am finding difficult to source. I understand that it is variable but when are we expecting Lingcod and Rockfish season to open in zone 16? I can't even seem to locate historical data on these openings, only when they close. I...
  2. FN0829-RECREATIONAL - Fin Fish - Areas 12 to 20 and 29 - Lingcod and Rockfish - Closi

    Recreational‏ - Updates & Notices
    Category(s): RECREATIONAL - Fin Fish (Other than Salmon) Fishery Notice - Fisheries and Oceans Canada Subject: FN0829-RECREATIONAL - Fin Fish - Areas 12 to 20 and 29 - Lingcod and Rockfish - Closing Time Recreational fishers are reminded that fishing for lingcod and rockfish will close as...
  3. Barbed vs Barbless

    Saltwater General Discussion
    I don't really understand why DFO bans barbed hooks for salmon fishing but allows them for ground fish. I always use barbless hooks no matter what species I'm targeting. From my experience it's a lot easier to keep a bottom fish on a barbless hook than a salmon, and I usually end up having to...
  4. FN0596-COMMERCIAL - Groundfish - Pacific Integrated Commercial Fishery Initiative (PI

    Commercial‏ - Updates & Notices
    Category(s): COMMERCIAL - Groundfish Trawl, COMMERCIAL - Groundfish: Halibut, COMMERCIAL - Groundfish: Rockfish Hook and Line, COMMERCIAL - Groundfish: Sablefish, COMMERCIAL - Groundfish: Other Hook and Line Fishery Notice - Fisheries and Oceans Canada Subject: FN0596-COMMERCIAL - Groundfish...
  5. [FISHING REPORT] Bamfield July 15/16, 2010

    Vancouver Island
    Went for two days up to Bamfield with a guide from Port Alberni - the cannal was much smoother than the road - with my dad, and a buddy for two days of fishing. As we got to mouth of the cannal the weather report was check and it did not sound good, gale warning and high seas for two day. My...
  6. FN0322-RECREATIONAL - Finfish - Reminder: Lingcod and Rockfish - Open times, limits a

    Recreational‏ - Updates & Notices
    Category(s): RECREATIONAL - Fin Fish (Other than Salmon) Fishery Notice - Fisheries and Oceans Canada Subject: FN0322-RECREATIONAL - Finfish - Reminder: Lingcod and Rockfish - Open times, limits and size limit change LINGCOD Effective at 00:01 hours May 1, 2010 to 23:59 hours September 30...
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