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

August   September   October   November   December

Additional Meeting and Event Resources

California Fish and Game Commission   Pacific Fishery Management Council

August 2014

August 1
First day of surfperch season in San Francisco and San Pablo Bays

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First day of August recreational Pacific halibut fishery closure
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Recreational red abalone season reopens after July closure
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August 13
Last day of the July-August commercial salmon season, Pigeon Point to U.S.- Mexico Border

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August 29
Last day of the July-August commercial salmon season, Horse Mountain to Pigeon Point

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August 31
Last day of August recreational Pacific halibut fishery closure

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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, California-Oregon border 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 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 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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