WASHINGTON STATE SALTWATER SPORTFISH RECORDS

     
CHIMAERAS
         ratfish                              2 lbs. 10 oz.
 
CODFISHES 
         Pacific hake                         No state record
         Pacific cod                          19 lbs. 1 0 oz.
         Pacific tomcod                       No state record
         walleye pollock                      No state record

FLOUNDERS    -LEFTEYE                     
         Pacific sanddab                      No state record

FLOUNDERS   - RIGHTEYE            
         arrowtooth flounder                  No state record
         English sole                         No state record
         Pacific halibut                      288 lbs.
         petrale sole                         7 lbs. 9 oz.
         rock sole                            4 lbs. 3 oz.
         sand sole                            No state record
         starry flounder                      7 lbs. 15 oz.                                          

GREENLINGS
         kelp greenling                       3 lbs. 8 oz.                                  
              (spear gun)                     3 lbs. 14 oz.
         lingcod                              61 lbs.

ROCKFISH
         black rockfish                       10 lbs. 4 oz.
         bocaccio                             23 lbs. 10 oz.
         brown rockfish                       No state record
         canary rockfish                      10 lbs. 9 oz.
         China rockfish                       4 lbs. 3 oz.
         copper rockfish                      10 lbs.
         greenstripe rockfish                 1 lb. 1 0 oz.
         quillback rockfish                   7 lbs. 3 oz.
         tiger rockfish                       7 lbs. 8 oz.
         vermillion rockfish                  6 lbs  8.5oz.
         yelloweye rockfish                   27 lbs. 12 oz.
         yellowtail rockfish                  7 lbs. 6 oz.

SABLEFISH
         sablefish                            30 lb.

SALMON 
         chinook salmon                       70 lbs. 8 oz.
         chum salmon                          No state record
         coho salmon                          19.67 lbs.
         pink salmon                          No state record
         sockeye salmon                       No state record
SCULPINS
         cabezon                              23 lbs.
             (spear gun)                      24 lbs. 5 oz.
         great sculpin                        4 lbs. 6 oz.
         Pacific staghorn sculpin             No state record
         red Irish lord                       3 lbs. 3 oz.
SHARKS
         blue shark                           No state record
         dogfish shark                        20 lbs. 4 oz. (5/22/98)
         sixgill shark                        220 lbs.

SKATES
         big skate                            130 lbs.

SURFPERCH 
         pile perch                           3 lbs. 9 oz.
         redtail surfperch                    No state record
         striped seaperch                     2 lbs. 1 oz.

TUNA
         albacore tuna                        40 lbs. 2 oz.

WOLFFISHES
         wolf eel                             No state record


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The above records were taken from the Washington Department Fish and Wildlife's "Fishing in Washington" Sport Fishing Rules Book, 1996 edition