DECEMBER 16, 2022:

Region 2 East: Catch areas 24A, 24C, 24D and 26AEast will open for commercial Crab on Tuesday, November 28, 2022 at 9am and will close at 4pm on Monday, December 19, 2022 at 4pm. The quota has been caught.


DECEMBER 11, 2022:

Region 1: Catch areas 20A, 20B, 21A, 21B, 22A and 22B, will open for commercial Crab on Saturday, November 19, 2022 at 8am and will now close at 5pm on Tuesday, February 28, 2023, or when quota is caught, whichever comes first. Gear restrictions have increased from 30 pots per boat  to 50 pots per boat beginning Monday December 12, 2022.  NEON GREEN buoy tags are required for this Fishery.

**Buoy tags can be aquired from Fisheries Enforcement.

**Permits are required for all fisheries and can be obtained by contacting the Fisheries Office at 360-391-2494.