2023 POSSESSION LIMITS DFO AREA 9 – subject to changes.
Total possession limit of Salmon is EIGHT (8) of which no more than FOUR (4) can be Chinook/King salmon.
The Daily limit is 2 Halibut per day, of which only one (1) may measure between 90 cm (69 cm head-off) and 133 cm head-on length (102 cm head-off). No person shall retain a Halibut greater than 133 cm head-on length (102 cm head-off).
Possession Limit: Daily Limit is two (2), therefore the Possession Limit (by condition of license) is EITHER: one (1) Halibut measuring from 90 cm to 133 cm head-on
length OR – two (2) Halibut measuring under 90 cm head-on length.
* Due to conservation concerns there is now zero rockfish retention/possession at the Rivers Inlet Sportsman’s Club .
More information on Coastal BC possession limits is available on the Fisheries and Oceans website.