SFAB Meeting Synopsis 2018 February

Synopsis of February SFAB 2018

I recently attended the Main Board meeting of the SFAB and this report highlights the topics

 that I think will be of interest to Interior anglers.

Yelloweye Rockfish (Red Snapper)

   As stated in my previous reports, these fish are in extremely low numbers on our west coast.

The DFO has been ordered to come up with a rebuilding plan. Some

 History – Commercial Harvest in 1990’s – 15000 tons

                     -  Commercial Harvest in 2015    -    350 tons