Rockfish, Grass

Shape

Synonyms

Sebastes rastrelliger

Edibility

n/a

Regulations

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  • Bag Limit 10

  • Gear 1 Line 2 Hooks

  • Aggregate Information Name: CA RCG Complex Limit: 10

  • Closed Seasons from January 1st, 2020 to February 29th, 2020

  • Additional Notes
    No size limit. This species is included in the 10 fish RCG Complex limit, and also within the overall 20 finfish aggregate limit.
    Take is prohibited seaward of the 75-fathom (450 feet) depth contour, as defined in federal regulations (50 CFR Part 660, Subpart C).
    Divers, Shore-based Anglers: Open year-round
    . Divers and shore-based anglers are exempt from season restrictions affecting the RCG complex and other federally managed groundfish. However, when spear fishing during a boat-based closure, only spear fishing gear is allowed aboard any vessel or watercraft. Also, when angling from shore during a boat- based closure, no vessel or watercraft may be used to assist in taking or possessing species included in this table.
    When filleting fish on a vessel, rockfish fillets must have the entire skin attached.
    For further information on fishing regulations in the Cowcod Conservation Areas, see CA Cowcod Conservation Area
    For the latest information, call the Recreational Groundfish Fishing Regulations Hotline at 1-813-649-2801.

  • Bag Limit 10

  • Gear 1 Line 2 Hooks

  • Aggregate Information Name: CA RCG Complex Limit: 10

  • Closed Seasons from January 1st, 2019 to March 31st, 2019
    from January 1st, 2020 to March 31st, 2020

  • Additional Notes
    No size limit. This species is included in the 10 fish RCG Complex limit, and also within the overall 20 finfish aggregate limit.
    Take is prohibited seaward of the 40-fathom (240 feet) depth contour, as defined in federal regulations (50 CFR Part 660, Subpart C).
    Divers, Shore-based Anglers: Open year-round
    . Divers and shore-based anglers are exempt from season restrictions affecting the RCG complex and other federally managed groundfish. However, when spear fishing during a boat-based closure, only spear fishing gear is allowed aboard any vessel or watercraft. Also, when angling from shore during a boat- based closure, no vessel or watercraft may be used to assist in taking or possessing species included in this table.
    When filleting fish on a vessel, rockfish fillets must have the entire skin attached.
    For the latest information, call the Recreational Groundfish Fishing Regulations Hotline at 1-813-649-2801.

  • Bag Limit 10

  • Gear 1 Line 2 Hooks

  • Aggregate Information Name: CA RCG Complex Limit: 10

  • Closed Seasons from January 1st, 2019 to April 30th, 2019
    from January 1st, 2020 to April 30th, 2020

  • Additional Notes
    No size limit. This species is included in the 10 fish RCG Complex limit, and also within the overall 20 finfish aggregate limit.
    May 1-Oct 31: Take is prohibited seaward of the 20-fathom (120 feet) depth contour, as defined in federal regulations (50 CFR Part 660, Subpart C).
    Nov 1-Dec 31: May be taken at any depth
    Divers, Shore-based Anglers: Open year-round
    . Divers and shore-based anglers are exempt from season restrictions affecting the RCG complex and other federally managed groundfish. However, when spear fishing during a boat-based closure, only spear fishing gear is allowed aboard any vessel or watercraft. Also, when angling from shore during a boat- based closure, no vessel or watercraft may be used to assist in taking or possessing species included in this table.
    When filleting fish on a vessel, rockfish fillets must have the entire skin attached.
    For the latest information, call the Recreational Groundfish Fishing Regulations Hotline at 1-813-649-2801.

  • Bag Limit 10

  • Gear 1 Line 2 Hooks

  • Aggregate Information Name: CA RCG Complex Limit: 10

  • Closed Seasons from January 1st, 2019 to March 31st, 2019
    from January 1st, 2020 to March 31st, 2020

  • Additional Notes
    No size limit. This species is included in the 10 fish RCG Complex limit, and also within the overall 20 finfish aggregate limit.
    Take is prohibited seaward of the 50-fathom (300 feet) depth contour, as defined in federal regulations (50 CFR Part 660, Subpart C).
    Divers, Shore-based Anglers: Open year-round
    . Divers and shore-based anglers are exempt from season restrictions affecting the RCG complex and other federally managed groundfish. However, when spear fishing during a boat-based closure, only spear fishing gear is allowed aboard any vessel or watercraft. Also, when angling from shore during a boat- based closure, no vessel or watercraft may be used to assist in taking or possessing species included in this table.
    When filleting fish on a vessel, rockfish fillets must have the entire skin attached.
    For the latest information, call the Recreational Groundfish Fishing Regulations Hotline at 1-813-649-2801.

  • Bag Limit 10

  • Aggregate Information Name: CA RCG Complex Limit: 10

  • Closed Seasons from January 1st, 2019 to April 30th, 2019
    from January 1st, 2020 to April 30th, 2020

  • Additional Notes
    No minimum size limit
    May 1-Oct 31: Take is prohibited seaward of the 30-fathom (180 feet) depth contour, as defined in federal regulations (50 CFR Part 660, Subpart C).
    Nov 1-Dec 31: May be taken at any depth Divers, Shore-based Anglers: Open year-round. Divers and shore-based anglers are exempt from season restrictions affecting the RCG complex and other federally managed groundfish. However, when spear fishing during a boat-based closure, only spear fishing gear is allowed aboard any vessel or watercraft. Also, when angling from shore during a boat- based closure, no vessel or watercraft may be used to assist in taking or possessing species included in this table.
    For the latest information, call the Recreational Groundfish Fishing Regulations Hotline at 1-813-649-2801.

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