Central Coast Summer All Depth Halibut Season This Weekend

Matt Blume with 106# halibut.

Oregon Recreational Halibut Update through Sept 3:

Central Oregon Coast Summer All-Depth Season

During the last opening there was 6,186 pounds landed.  This leaves 18,871 pounds (28%) of the allocation remaining.  Therefore, September 15-16 will be open.  After that opening, the next potential open dates would be September 29-30, if enough quota remains.

Central Oregon Coast Nearshore Season

The nearshore season was able to reopen on July 3, due to shifting of some quota around.  There have been 970 pounds landed, leaving 3,960 pounds remaining on the adjusted quota.  This fishery remains open seven days per week until the quota is met or October 31, whichever is earlier.

 

Southern Oregon Subarea

There have been a total of 2,441 pounds landed through September 3.  There is 3,598 pounds remaining on the adjusted quota.  This fishery remains open seven days per week until the quota is met, or October 31, whichever is earlier.

Information provided by ODFW