The International Pacific Halibut Commission (IPHC) recently released the charter halibut regulations for 2016.
The regulations by management area are:
One fish daily bag limit
Reverse slot limit of U43" - O80"
- Two fish daily bag limit
- Maximum size limit on second fish is 28 inches.
- Each vessel is limited to one trip per calendar day.
- Each permit is limited to one trip per vessel per calendar day
- Wednesdays are closed
- 4 fish annual limit
- Record, in ink, date, area, number of halibut on state license