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    8/20 WHAT AN EPIC DAY OUT OF DANA POINT!!!

    Thank you for posting you had a better day than I did as I went south from O'side. I did get to see some jumping BFT that were around 100 pound models... It sure was a beautiful day for a boat ride
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    Boccaccio: Trash Fish or Not?

    This year the PFMC removed them from the overfished list and California removed the sub bag limit for them meaning you can now keep up to 10 (as part of your 10 fish total rockfish limit). Descending devices are now carried on most So Cal party boats to prevent "floaters" and I would advise any...
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    What's the 411 on tuna regulations

    Also if you are going out on your own vessel remember these new fillet rules that apply to all tuna species filleted at sea (Please note filleting in MX waters is prohibited) Subsection 27.65(b)(11) - FILLETING OF FISH ON VESSELS. (b) Fish That May be Filleted: No person shall fillet on any...
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    Electronics Installer needed in San Diego

    I had Dan at Seabound Marine install all my new electronics and thru-hull. He was reasonable and did good work for me, he lives around PB and comes to you. Google Seabound Marine for more info/reviews.
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    NEW SIMRAD AP 44 INSTALLED, SEA TRIALED!

    Dan has done a couple installs for me he does really good work...
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    How does this affect the SoCal bait receivers?

    Just as a note the current estimated biomass is 86,586 metric tons in 2017. The council does agree that the survey does not account for biomass that is close to the shore and maybe underestimated. FYI: If the estimated biomass gets to around 50,000 metric tons or below that is when the live...
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    Man's best friend.Show us your dog.

    Coco 5 year old Pit mix... Neighbor had puppies at garage sale, best deal ever!
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    MPA Update in today's OC Register 3/28/17....long read.

    My question on this topic is the 2.5 million an annual budget item? Answer: Yes we believe we have funds from a once thru cooling fund that will allow us this level of funding thru 2027...
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    Autopilot Install

    He also installed all my new electronics, very fair and great work.
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    WSB Gonads wanted in Orange County

    Now that I have your attention :D I was asked by one of the biologists working to determine the reproductive capacity and maturity rate of WSB to ask fishermen to donate heads and gonads of these fish from March to September. Part of determining how to manage species is to determine when they...
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    2017-18 regulations

    BTW: The department had issues with the contractor they use to print the regulation booklets so the actual printed copies will be out a little late this year...
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    The story of here (Bloody Decks)

    Immediately knew this was an “assigned” avatar, damn I have been around here a long time…
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    1/12/17 Run of Site crossover to HTTPS

    I have Windows 7 Home Premium Chrome 64 bit Version 55.0.2883.87 m and I am able to open the links inside that link but I do get Chrome reporting scripts trying to run from unauthorized location errors... Maybe that is the issue? Updated sorry not Windows pro but Home Premium..
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    LA Chargers

    Figured I would post this...
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    Random floats off of Long Beach

    Matt, thank you for posting but I see you mention the lines are 6 feet under the surface. Looking at the diagrams on the website https://catalinasearanch.com/Catalinasearanch.com/Welcome.html It shows the lines would be around 30 feet has that now changed to 6 feet? Also how large of an area...