Compiled by Zach Cavanagh

The 2019 Halibut Derby Fish-Off was won with a 5-pound catch by Lenny Green. Green beat out the other top 25 derby anglers for $500 prize for a second year in a row.

 

Here are the latest fish counts from Dana Wharf Sportfishing & Whale Watching: 

Another week of nice weather made for good catches of yellowtail and rockfish. Photo: Dana Wharf Sportfishing & Whale Watching

April 10 – 2 boats, 37 anglers: 1 calico bass, 3 sculpin, 4 whitefish, 13 rockfish, 80 vermilion rockfish, 27 bocaccio.

April 9 – 2 boats, 55 anglers: 5 calico bass, 14 sculpin, 9 sheephead, 17 whitefish, 92 rockfish, 124 vermilion rockfish, 29 bocaccio.

April 8 – 3 boats, 66 anglers: 8 calico bass, 1 sand bass, 6 sculpin, 11 sheephead, 15 rockfish, 174 vermilion rockfish, 45 bocaccio, 30 bass released.

April 7 – 8 boats, 169 anglers: 4 yellowtail, 21 calico bass, 3 sand bass, 16 sculpin, 12 sheephead, 82 whitefish, 221 rockfish, 148 vermilion rockfish, 34 bocaccio, 1 halibut, 9 blue perch, 1 treefish, 55 bass released.

April 6 – 7 boats, 209 anglers: 10 calico bass, 1 sand bass, 47 sculpin, 13 sheephead, 129 whitefish, 273 rockfish, 91 vermilion rockfish, 48 bocaccio, 10 sanddab, 15 mackerel, 3 blue perch, 1 lingcod, 69 bass released.

April 5 – 3 boats, 113 anglers: 2 calico bass, 2 sand bass, 25 sculpin, 9 sheephead, 15 whitefish, 115 rockfish, 36 vermilion rockfish, 58 bocaccio, 3 blue perch, 36 bass released.

 

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