Pacific Herring Commercial Fishing in Ocean Waters

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SCH Number
Lead Agency
Fish & Game Commission (California Department of Fish and Game Commission)
Document Title
Pacific Herring Commercial Fishing in Ocean Waters
Document Type
SIR - Supplemental EIR

Document Description
For purposes of this section regarding harvest of herring: San Francisco Bay is defined as the waters of Fish and Game districts 12 and 13 and the portion of district 11 lying south of a direct line extending westerly from Peninsula Point, the most southerly extremity of Belvedere Island, to the easternmost point of the Sausalito ferry dock; Tomales Bay is defined as the waters of district 10 lying south of a line drawn west, 252 degrees magnetic, from the western tip of Tom's Point to the opposite shore; ocean waters are limited to the waters of districts 6, 7, 10, 16 and 17; Humboldt Bay is defined as the waters of districts 8 and 9; Crescent City area is defined as Crescent City Harbor and that area of the waters of district 6 less than 20 fathoms in depth between two nautical measure lines drawn due east and west true from Point Saint George and Sister Rocks.

Contact Information
Kirsten Ramey
California Fish and Wildlife
PO Box 944209
Sacramento, CA 94244-2090

Phone : (707) 445-6365


Other Location Info
San Francisco Bay, Tomales Bay, Humboldt Bay and Crescent City Harbor

Notice of Completion

Review Period Start
Review Period End
Development Type
Other (Marine Resources Planning)
Local Action
Other Action Other Action: Harvest
Project Issues
Air Quality Biological Resources Coastal Zone Economics/Jobs Fiscal Impacts Noise Recreation/Parks Traffic/Circulation Vegetation Water Quality Cumulative Effects
Reviewing Agencies
Air Resources Board California Coastal Commission California Department of Boating and Waterways California Department of Parks and Recreation California Highway Patrol Caltrans, District 1 Caltrans, District 4 Department of Water Resources Native American Heritage Commission Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 1 Regional Water Quality Control Board, Region 2 Resources Agency San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission State Lands Commission State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Water Quality
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