2016-17 California Red Sea Urchin:
APPLICATIONS ARE NOW AVAILABLE

Applications were mailed on October 12th, 2021 to eligible 2016 and/or 2017 California Dept. Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) Sea Urchin Diving Permit holders who previously made landings of Red Sea Urchin in ports north of the Monterey/San Luis Obispo county line between January 1, 20211 and December 31, 2015 and whose landings had a cumulative total of at least 1,000lbs during the prior 5-years (2011-2015).

Applications were also mailed to eligible processors/receivers/buyers who held a 2016 and/or 2017 Multi-function, Fish Retailer, Fish Receiver, Fish Processor, or Fish Wholesaler License. These applicants too must have had a history of receiving Red Sea Urchin in ports north of the Monterey/San Luis Obispo county line between January 1, 20211 and December 31, 2015 and whose landings had a cumulative total of at least 1,000lbs during the prior 5-years (2011-2015).

The application is required to be postmarked no later than November 29th, 2021. LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED FOR ANY REASON

Those who believe they should have received an application but did not may contact Joanna Grebel, CDFW at (831) 601-2279 or Joanna.Grebel@wildlife.ca.gov 

You may also contact PSMFC at 1-866-990-2735 or FishDisaster@psmfc.org