Marine Zone

2020 sport bottomfish review

April 5, 2021

Bottomfishing off the Oregon Coast has become increasingly popular in recent years, and this trend continued in 2020 with more than 103,000 angler trips reported. Here is a summary of Oregon’s 2020 sport bottomfish fishery, a season like no other due to the pandemic.

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