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§ 150.06. Management Areas Defined; Closure Periods Defined.

14 CA ADC § 150.06BARCLAYS OFFICIAL CALIFORNIA CODE OF REGULATIONS

Barclays Official California Code of Regulations Currentness
Title 14. Natural Resources
Division 1. Fish and Game Commission-Department of Fish and Game
Subdivision 1. Fish, Amphibians and Reptiles
Chapter 6. Fish, Commercial (Refs & Annos)
14 CCR § 150.06
§ 150.06. Management Areas Defined; Closure Periods Defined.
(a) Cowcod closure areas means both Area 1 and Area 2: Area 1, also termed the western cowcod conservation area adopted as federal groundfish regulations, is an area south of Point Conception bound by straight lines connecting the following points in the order listed:
33 ° 50' N. lat., 119o30' W. long.;
33 ° 50' N. lat., 118o50' W. long.;
32 ° 20' N. lat., 118o50' W. long.;
32 ° 20' N. lat., 119o37' W. long.;
33 ° 00' N. lat., 119o37' W. long.;
33 ° 00' N. lat., 119o53' W. long.;
33 ° 33' N. lat., 119o53' W. long.;
33 ° 33' N. lat., 119o30' W. long.;
33 ° 50' N. lat., 119o30' W. long.;
The transit corridor through the cowcod closure Area 1 is bounded on the north by the latitude line at 33o00'30” N. lat., and on the south by the latitude line at 32o59'30” N. lat., and Area 2, also termed the eastern cowcod conservation area adopted as federal groundfish regulations, that is a smaller area west of San Diego bound by straight lines connecting the following points in the order listed:
32 ° 42' N. lat., 118o02' W. long.;
32 ° 42' N. lat., 117o50' W. long.;
32 ° 36'42” N. lat., 117o50' W. long.;
32 ° 30' N. lat., 117o53'30” W. long.;
32 ° 30' N. lat., 118o02' W. long.;
32 ° 42' N. lat., 118o02' W. long.;
(b) Seasonal closure periods and in-season closures enacted due to quota attainment for commercial rockfish, a subgroup of rockfish, lingcod or California scorpionfish noticed in the Federal Register by the National Marine Fisheries Service shall apply in state waters within the geographic boundary areas defined in Title 50, Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Parts 600 and 660. See also Section 189, Title 14, California Code of Regulations for additional explanation regarding fishing for federal groundfish in state waters.
(c) Seasonal closures for commercial sheephead, cabezon, and greenlings of the genus Hexagrammos:
(1) For ocean waters between 42o00' N. lat. (the Oregon/California border) and 40o10' N. lat. (near Cape Mendocino, Humboldt County), closed time periods for sheephead, cabezon, and greenlings of the genus Hexagrammos shall be defined as the time periods closed to commercial take of shallow and deeper nearshore rockfishes for ocean waters between 40o10' N. lat. (near Cape Mendocino) and 34o27' N. lat. (at Point Conception, Santa Barbara County), noticed in the Federal Register by the National Marine Fisheries Service, or defined in Title 50, Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Parts 600 and 660. Time periods closed to the commercial take of shallow or deeper nearshore rockfish fisheries enacted in-season due to quota attainment do not apply.
(2) For ocean waters between 40o10' N. lat. (near Cape Mendocino) and 34o27' N. lat. (at Point Conception, Santa Barbara County), closed time periods for sheephead, cabezon, and greenlings of the genus Hexagrammos shall be defined as the time periods closed to commercial take of shallow and deeper nearshore rockfishes in this area noticed in the Federal Register by the National Marine Fisheries Service, or defined in Title 50, Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Parts 600 and 660. Time periods closed to the commercial take of shallow or deeper nearshore rockfish fisheries enacted in-season due to quota attainment do not apply.
(3) For ocean waters between 34o27' N. lat. (at Point Conception, Santa Barbara County) and the U.S./Mexico border, closed time periods for sheephead, cabezon, and greenlings of the genus Hexagrammos shall be defined as the time periods closed to commercial take of shallow and deeper nearshore rockfishes in this area noticed in the Federal Register by the National Marine Fisheries Service, or defined in Title 50, Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Parts 600 and 660. Time periods closed to the commercial take of shallow or deeper nearshore rockfish fisheries enacted in-season due to quota attainment do not apply.
Note: Authority cited: Sections 7071, 7652 and 8587.1, Fish and Game Code. Reference: Sections 7071, 7652, 8585.5 and 8587.1, Fish and Game Code.
HISTORY
1. New section filed 3-5-2001; operative 3-5-2001 pursuant to Fish and Game Code sections 202 and 215 (Register 2001, No. 10).
2. Repealer and new subsection (b), new subsection (c) and subsection relettering filed 12-30-2002; operative 1-1-2003 pursuant to Government Code section 11343.4 (Register 2003, No. 1).
3. Amendment of subsection (a) filed 12-31-2002; operative 12-31-2002. Submitted to OAL for printing only pursuant to Fish and Game Code section 7652(d) (Register 2003, No. 1).
4. Repealer of subsection (d) filed 11-7-2003; operative 12-7-2003 (Register 2003, No. 45).
5. Repealer and new subsection (c), new subsections (c)(1)-(3) and amendment of Note filed 1-15-2004; operative 1-15-2004 pursuant to Government Code section 11343.4 (Register 2004, No. 3).
This database is current through 11/19/21 Register 2021, No. 47
14 CCR § 150.06, 14 CA ADC § 150.06
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