Check out what we’ve been up to with our visual surveys and directed fishing!
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Half Moon Bay – F/V Huli Cat
Monterey – F/V Sea Hawk
Morro Bay– F/V Princess & F/V Dorado
22 species landed (18 target, 4 ofs) including Chilipepper RF, Lingcod, Greenspotted RF, Greenstriped RF, Redstripe RF, Speckled RF, Stripetail RF, Vermilion RF, Yellowtail RF, Bank RF, Sharpchin RF, Blue RF, Copper RF, Quillback RF, Pacific Sanddab, Pacific Whiting, Sablefish, Widow RF, Bocaccio, Canary Rockfish, Cowcod, and Yelloweye Rockfish.
Half Moon Bay
51 drops (44 co-occurred with directed fishing trips)
146 drops (73 co-occurred with directed fishing trips)
87 drops (59 co-occurred with directed fishing trips)
Rebuilding species observed: Yelloweye RF, Canary RF, Bocaccio, Widow RF, and Cowcod