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State Managed Commercial Fisheries: Cabezon, Greenlings and Sheephead

Total Allowable Catches, Allocations and Trip Limits

Section 52.10 of Title 14, California Code of Regulations establishes annual total allowable catches (TAC) for these species, and also allocates portions of these TACs to the recreational and commercial fisheries.

  TAC Commercial Allocation Recreational Allocation
Cabezon 326,200 127,200 199,000
Greenlings* 121,900 56,400 65,500
Sheephead 205,500 75,200 130,300

TACs and Allocations are in pounds.

* The commercial harvest of greenlings is managed to the remainder of the TAC after subtracting the recreational allocation.

Current Year Commercial State CGS Groundfish Trip Limits

  Jan/Feb Mar/Apr May/Jun Jul/Aug Sep/Oct Nov/Dec
Cabezon 300 CLOSED 500 500 500 300
Greenlings 150 CLOSED 200 200 200 150
Sheephead 2,000 CLOSED 2,400 2,400 2,400 2,400

Trip limits are in pounds.



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