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Changes to recreational fishing seasons, depth limits and bag limits for a variety of groundfish species will be implemented in 2023.
CDFW announces multiple changes to recreational rockfish sub-bag limits which are expected to take effect Jan. 6, 2022. The emergency regulations were adopted by the California Fish and Game Commission in mid-December to align with federal regulations for these species.
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