California Department of Fish and Wildlife

Commercial Market Squid Logbook Data

Market squid restricted access permit holders submit location and catch information each month. The data have been summarized by CDFW Catch Block. Click the Start button to view an animation of squid fishing locations from 2000 to 2010, or you may select any individual month to view using the drop-down list.

Note: This product does not contain any confidential commercial market squid logbook data for seiner vessel activity. Seiner vessel activity was not disclosed where less than 3 vessels set per block, and where less than 3 sets occurred in the block. Some months may appear to contain no data in the animation below to protect the confidentiality of seiner location information.