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ODFW to host public meetings on commercial nearshore fishery

Friday, September 7, 2018

NEWPORT, Ore. – ODFW will discuss the commercial black and blue rockfish and nearshore fisheries at three public meetings in Pacific City, Port Orford and Brookings in mid-September.

Geared primarily to commercial fishers with black and blue rockfish and nearshore permits, the agenda for the meetings will include:

  • Pacific Fishery Management Council update including state harvest specifications for 2019–20 for:
    • black rockfish
    • lingcod
    • yelloweye rockfish
    • blue/deacon rockfish
  • Review of the 2018 season to date
  • Process and options for setting 2019 regulations
  • Update on ODFW fishery independent surveys
  • Input from industry and others interested in 2019 commercial nearshore fishery state management 

All meetings will begin at 6:30 p.m. and will be held:

  • Thursday, Sept. 13, Kiawanda Community Center, 34600 Cape Kiwanda Drive, Pacific City
  • Monday, Sept. 17, Port Orford Library, 1421 Oregon St., Port Orford
  • Tuesday, Sept. 18, Chetco Community Public Library, 405 Alder Street, Brookings 



Brett Rodomsky 541-867-0300 ext. 291 (
Troy Buell 541-867-0300 ext. 225 (

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