(2) Steelhead - in waters where anadromous Rainbow trout are found, Steelhead means a Rainbow trout that is greater than 50cm in overall length. Combined daily limit for all shrimp species, including prawn, is 125. changes in water quality can cause unsafe (4) Black sea bass are measured from the tip of the snout (or jaw), with the mouth closed, to the farthest extremity of the tail, not including the tail filament. then to 48°35.100'N 124°40.774'W Vancouver Island The following fishing regulations are effective August 1, 2020 to July 31, 2021. Floats - Traps must be marked with floating tag or buoy that has your name on it.

then following the easterly shoreline of Frazer Island to Tidal Waters Sport Fishing Licence..

0 Pacific Rim National Park (Area 23) aggregate daily limit: 8 razors, 3 geoducks, 6 horse clams, 24 littleneck or Manila clams, and 0 butter clams, and maximum aggregate of all clam species is 24. 43 0 obj <>stream In order to be accurately measured, the carapace of Red Rock crab that you catch must remain attached until the crab arrives at your residence or it is consumed. then true south to 48°20.900'N 123°44.056'W in water Pacific Rim National Park (portions of Areas 20 to 24, 121, 123 and 124). The carcass of the fluke with dark side completely intact must be retained for inspection of size limit and counts against the possession limit. 0000048836 00000 n Those waters of Subareas 20-5 and 20-6 that lie inside a line that: On deterioration this must produce a rectangular opening with a minimum size of 7 cm x 20 cm, or a square opening with a minimum size of 11 cm x 11 cm. 0000049489 00000 n Those waters of Subareas 19-3 and 20-5 that lie inside the 40 metre begins at 48°18.900'N 123°35.433'W north of Church Point (7) Anadromous river herring is defined in 6 NYCRR Part 10 (except the Hudson River and its tributaries and embayments north of the George Washington Bridge at river mile 11). Those waters of Eemdyk Passage in Subarea 20-5 that lie westerly Species includes: Pacific cod, Pacific tomcod, pollock and hake but does not include lingcod. Those waters of Subarea 20-5 that lie inside a line that: At this stage, the crab has a fully formed soft shell beneath the hard outer shell. No sale allowed. then following the shoreline in an easterly direction to begins at 48°21.800'N 123°47.967'W Vancouver Island 120 (approximately 5 mm or 3/16 inch diameter). The maximum length for halibut is 126 cm (97 cm head-off). 0000011897 00000 n (3) 25 meters around any floating living accommodation facility located within a shellfish aquaculture tenure where a zero-discharge and appropriate waste management plan is a condition of the Aquaculture Licence and is approved by the Regional Interdepartmental Committee 0000032247 00000 n Dip Net, Hand Picking, Ring Net, Traps (Crab), Crab traps are required to have two unobstructed circular escape holes or rings, measuring a minimum of 105 mm in diameter. 120 so that the trap lid will open freely when the rot cord is broken. then to 48°34.500'N 124°41.500'W in water Those waters in Subarea 20-2 and a portion of Subarea 20-1 shoreward of a line between a square white boundary sign at Owen Point, the Port San Juan Light and Whistle Buoy, and San Juan Point. To read the actual regulations, please follow the links to the right: marine fish (6 NYCRR Part 40) or lobster and crabs (6 NYCRR Part 44).

then following the Vancouver Island shoreline to the beginning point.

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FISHING LICENCE. Snails can also accumulate toxins and pollutants. trailer 0000049025 00000 n startxref This includes traps tied to a boat or dock or fished from shore. The possession limit for halibut is either of: one (1) halibut measuring 90 cm to 126 cm in length (69 cm to 97 cm head-off), OR two (2) halibut, each measuring under 90 cm in length (69 cm head-off). 2 The daily and possession limit for halibut is either of: All other LMAs: open all year An interactive map (leaves DEC's website) is available for reference. 48°19.700'N 123°36.267'W Frazer Island

Closures change frequently throughout the year. Clam harvesters are encouraged to fill in holes to reduce predation on exposed juvenile clams. 0000049638 00000 n Basic information about fishing for salmon, 2020 fisheries management measures to protect Fraser River chinook, 2020 management measures to protect Southern Resident killer whales, Area 20 – Port Renfrew, Sooke 2020 Chinook salmon and other management measures, Area 20 – Port Renfrew, Sooke 2020 Coho salmon and other management measures, Permanent restrictions in protected areas, Sooke Inlet, Sooke Harbour and Sooke Basin, north of a line from Muir Point to Possession Point, Basic information about fishing for finfish, Basic information about shellfish harvesting, unsafe

then to the beginning point. 0000045103 00000 n (4) 0 meters of any finfish net pen within an aquaculture tenure where an Integrated Multi-Trophic Aquaculture Management Plan approved by the Regional Interdepartmental Committee is in operation. then to 48°18.967'N 123°36.467'W Bedford Island You cannot possess more than eight salmon in total, except for salmon that are at your ordinary residence.

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Recreational Saltwater Fishing Limits (PDF), Recreational Crab, Lobster, and Whelk Limits (PDF), Part 40 - Marine Fish Regulations (Includes Commercial Regulations). Created by the Sport Fishing Institute of BC in partnership with Fisheries and Oceans Canada and supported by the Pacific Salmon Foundation. INSIDE WATERS - Generally open May 1 to September 30, for Areas 13 to 19 and Subareas 12-1 to 12-13, 12-15 to 12-48, 20-5 to 20-7 and 29-5. �B1�2����S�^000.b�� Ensure gear is properly marked.

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No finning. 0 0000000016 00000 n <<9B0686F4270ABE49B8A527200B4DFF1E>]>> 0000007649 00000 n Because they feed by filtering microscopic plankton from the water, Check the Species regulations table for fishing opportunities and basic regulations. On traps with a rigid frame and a freely opening hinged lid the trap lid must be secured by a single length of untreated cotton twine no greater than No.

0000017963 00000 n For additional information on crab regulations, visit Crabbing in NY. You're responsible for understanding the regulations and restrictions that may affect an open fishery. A complete description of the park boundaries is at https://laws-lois.justice.gc.ca/eng/acts/n-14.01/ - see Schedule 2 - Pacific Rim National Park Reserve of Canada. To avoid inadvertently harvesting Olympia oysters while you are harvesting Pacific oysters, do not harvest any oyster less than 5 cm in diameter. 0000021454 00000 n LMA 4: closed April 30 - May 31

Part 44: Lobster and Crab Regulations from 48°18.692'N 123°33.486'W (11) Peeler/shredder is when the crab is about to molt or shed its hard outer shell. 2 The aggregate recreational daily limit for wild and hatchery trout combined is two (2). Avoid transfer of green crab - Harvesters are encouraged to shuck oysters on the beach and leave the shells there, or return oyster shells to the beach from where you collected them whenever possible.

0000004580 00000 n Any fishing gear that interferes with safe navigation can be removed under the Navigation Protection Act. Closed year round - Area 28 and Subareas 29-1 to 29-4 and 29-6 to 29-17. This summary is provided for your convenience, the official written regulations published by the Department of State are the official source for NYSDEC regulations. Other provisions: Terrapin Excluder Devices (TEDs) must be used on all non-collapsible crab pots or traps that are fished in creeks, coves, rivers, tributaries, and near-shore harbors of the Marine and Coastal District. See Shellfish Harvest Limits for additional information on recreational shellfishing. Maximum 4 traps or ring nets or combination of these per fisher. Gear Permitted Maximum of 2 ring nets, dip nets or traps or combination of these per fisher. 4 40

Rot Cord - All crab traps must have a section in the top or sidewall that has been secured by a single length of untreated cotton twine no greater than No. ), Includes kelp, shiner and pile perch, and all species of surf and sea perch. x�b``Pe``ia �=Ps4000�! Non-residents of Canada wishing to fish and retain halibut in Areas 121, 23 and 123, must obtain their licence from a licence vendor in Canada - view: http://www.pac.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/fm-gp/rec/licence-permis/iap-fai-eng.html. marine biotoxins, bacteria, or viruses to build up in their tissue.

(9) A person may fish for white sharks with rod and reel, provided the person releases such fish immediately with a minimum of injury and that such fish may not be removed from the water. 4 Four (4) per day, only one (1) of which may be unmarked. then to 48°37.000'N 124°46.800'W in water These waters are closed to the harvest of all marine life by divers, all year. 0000049564 00000 n the Department. then to 48°21.200'N 123°45.500'W in water Descriptions & locations of lobster You must permanently record all retained catch on your Tidal Waters Sport Fishing Licence. 8 Pacific Rim National Park (Area 23) aggregate daily limit: 8 razors, 3 geoducks, 6 horse clams, 24 littleneck or Manila clams, and 0 butter clams, and maximum aggregate of all clam species is 24. Single-Pointed Barbless Hook You may only use a single-pointed barbless hook that measures no more than 15 mm between the point and shank when fishing.

Clams: No person shall retain a Manila Clam or Littleneck Clam smaller than 35 mm, nor a Butter Clam smaller than 55 mm. 0000003578 00000 n The impending shedding process is evident by the white coloration along the outer rim of the paddle-like appendages on the crab's fifth pair of legs. Eating contaminated shellfish can be life threatening! 3461, published by the Canadian Hydrographic Service of In order to be accurately measured, the carapace of Dungeness crab that you catch must remain attached until the crab arrives at your residence or it is consumed. LMA 6: closed Sept 8 - Nov 28 0000001361 00000 n 2019-2020 BC Freshwater Fishing Synopsis FAQs Salmon and Saltwater Fishing Freshwater Salmon Regulations The management of salmon fisheries in B.C., in both tidal and freshwater, is the responsibility of Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO). Hatchery coho (marked): Coho salmon with a healed scar in place of the adipose fin. (3) Summer flounder may not have heads or tails removed or be otherwise cleaned, cut, filleted, or skinned until brought to shore, with the following exception: the white side fillet or white skin only of a legal size fluke may be removed to use as bait. (2) A party/charter boat customer who lands and possesses more than 50 scup during September 1 - October 31 must obtain a dated original fare receipt from the licensed vessel. 6 Pacific Rim National Park (Area 23) aggregate daily limit: 8 razors, 3 geoducks, 6 horse clams, 24 littleneck or Manila clams, and 0 butter clams, and maximum aggregate of all clam species is 24. 0000048648 00000 n

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