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Channel Islands Sportfishing Report and Whoppers of the week for July 12, 2015

by Mike Thompson Channel Islands Sportfishing Staff

This week we had a fishing tournament that we do at about this time every year. The Western Outdoor News is probably the best fishing and hunting weekly publication, especially here in Southern California

July 9, 2015 - 7th Annual Western Outdoor News Shootout

Event starts in event finished - on July 9th, 2015 12:00am
by Channel Islands Sportfishing Staff

Channel Islands ShootoutThis is the seventh year of the event and WON is proud to claim this as the largest one day sport boat tournament in the world! World? We challenge you to find one larger. This year’s Shootout has the Mirage, Aloha Spirit, Pacific Islander, Erna B,Sea Biscuit and the Cobra competing against one another. “It’s really a lot of fun on the sportboats, the guys take it serious, sure, but it’s pretty lighthearted, with cash payouts and impressive prize packs thrown in,” says Tournament Director Ben Babbitt.

July 4th - No Fishing License Required

Event starts in event finished - on July 4th, 2015 12:00am
by Channel Islands Sportfishing Staff

Free Fishing Day Have you ever felt the excitement of watching your bobber suddenly jiggle, then dive out of sight? Or feeling the tap-tap-tap of a bass as it tastes the worm on the end of your line? Or having a salmon practically tear the rod out of your hands as it smashes your lure? What's that? You say you never learned to fish? If you are new to the sport of fishing, and not sure if you will enjoy it, a great opportunity awaits you.

June 16, 2015 - Recreational white seabass daily bag limit increased to three fish

Event starts in event finished - on June 16th, 2015 12:00am
by Channel Islands Sportfishing Staff

White Seabass Fishing White sea bass are identified from other croakers by their ridge along the belly, are blue-gray with dark speckling above and silvery below though juveniles have vertical dark bars. A white seabass sized at 28 inches in length or above is an appropriate catch although there are records of 5 feet/ 90 pounds white seabass, anything over 60 pounds is exceptional.

April 30, 2015 - Last Day to Report Spiny Lobster Report Card Harvest Data Online

Event starts in event finished - on April 30th, 2015 11:55pm
by Channel Islands Sportfishing Staff

California Spiny Lobster California's coastal waters are home to a multitude of invertebrates (species lacking a bony skeleton). A small fraction of these, including California spiny lobster, are actually targeted by California's recreational and commercial fisheries. Return your lobster report cards by April 30 following the season closure to: CDFW Lobster Report Card 3883 Ruffin Rd. San Diego, CA 92123.

Sport fishing; Organic Corporate Team Building Events that Last

by Channel Islands Sportfishing Staff

What is an Organic Team Building Event? Organic corporate team building events are ones that set the stage for excitement, teamwork, camaraderie, and lasting memories without the structured programs, such as sporting events.

2nd Annual Food Drive to help feed the hungry.

by Channel Islands Sportfishing Staff

With the holidays just around the corner, there is no better time to help tackle hunger in Ventura County. Everyday in our own backyard, countless number of families struggle to put food on their table and many depend on donations to Ventura County Food Share to feed the family.

Salmon Season starts April 7th

by Channel Islands Sportfishing Staff

Salmon Season opens on April 7th. Check our schedule for special runs.