California Department of Fish and Wildlife

Calendar of Events

The Marine Region Calendar of Events contains information about events of interest to the public. Each listing includes a link to additional information.

2014 Events

September   October   November   December

Additional Meeting and Event Resources

California Fish and Game Commission   Pacific Fishery Management Council

September 2014

September 1
Last day of recreational boat-based groundfish season, 40°10' line to Point Arena

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First day of the September commercial salmon season, Horse Mountain to Pigeon Point
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Recreational Pacific halibut season reopens after August closure
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September 7
Last day of recreational salmon season, California-Oregon Border to Horse Mountain

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September 12
First day of the September commercial salmon season, California-Oregon border to Humboldt South Jetty (quota fishery open Friday through Tuesday)

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September 18
Red Abalone Fishery Management Plan Development Workshop

Open House: 6:00-7:00 p.m.; Public Workshop: 7:00-9:00 p.m.
CDFW Fisheries Branch
830 S St., Sacramento, CA 95814
Additional Information: Contact Ian Taniguchi, (562) 342-7182

September 19
Red Abalone Fishery Management Plan Development Workshop

Open House: 6:00-7:00 p.m.; Public Workshop: 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Russian Gulch State Park Recreation Hall
12301 North Highway 1, Mendocino, CA 95460
Additional Information: Contact Ian Taniguchi, (562) 342-7182

September 27
First day of recreational spiny lobster season

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September 30
Last day of the September commercial salmon season, Horse Mountain to Pigeon Point

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October 2014

October 1-3, 6-10, 13-15
Commercial salmon limited openers, Point Reyes to Point San Pedro

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October 1
Red Abalone Fishery Management Plan Development Workshop

Open House: 4:00-5:00 p.m.; Public Workshop: 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Central Santa Rosa Library, Central Forum Room
211 E St. (corner of E and Third), Santa Rosa, CA 95404
Additional Information: Contact Ian Taniguchi, (562) 342-7182

October 2
Red Abalone Fishery Management Plan Development Workshop

Open House: 6:00-7:00 p.m.; Public Workshop: 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Marin Rod and Gun Club
2675 East Francisco Blvd., San Rafael, CA 94902
Additional Information: Contact Ian Taniguchi, (562) 342-7182

October 5
Last day of recreational salmon season, Pigeon Point to U.S.- Mexico Border

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October 31
Last day of recreational boat-based groundfish season, CA-OR border to the 40°10' line

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Last day of California Department of Public Health’s annual mussel quarantine (scheduled)
Additional Information. Call the CDPH Biotoxin Information Line at 1-800-553-4133 for the latest information.
Last day of recreational Pacific halibut season
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November 2014

November 1
First day of recreational Dungeness crab season

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November 9
Last day of recreational salmon season, Horse Mountain to Pigeon Point

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November 15
First day (scheduled) of commercial Dungeness crab season south of Mendocino County

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November 30
Last day of recreational red abalone season

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December 2014

December 1
First day (scheduled) of commercial Dungeness crab season north of Mendocino County

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December 31
Last day of recreational boat-based groundfish season, 40°10' line to CA-Mexico border

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