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IPHC-2022-MR-013 Recreational Fishery Closure in IPHC Regulatory Area 2A: California

5 August 2022

Closure: The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) has announced that their recreational Pacific halibut fishery in IPHC Regulatory Area 2A will close Sunday, 7 August 2022 at 11:59 p.m. (PDT).

For more information, please view the California Department of Fish and Wildlife media release at: CDFW News | Recreational Pacific Halibut Fishery to Close August 7 (

Updates on Pacific halibut fishing opportunities are available at the NOAA-Fisheries hotline (1-800-662-9825).

IPHC Secretariat
International Pacific Halibut Commission
2320 W. Commodore Way, Suite 300
Seattle, WA 98199-1287
206-634-1838 |


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