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2018 AOTY/DOTY Entry

Topic: Help Id a rockfish  (Read 1406 times)

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shoprat

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Just to share if another newbie such as myself comes across this thread Oregon fish and wildlife is a really good resource for actual pics of each rockfish. I don't think it's all the species but Probly the most common. Here is a link:
 http://www.dfw.state.or.us/MRP/FishID/FishIDLists.asp


Uminchu Naoaki

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I agree.
Shoprat's fish is a gopher.
& Scott's fish looks like a copper.


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Scott's is a Copper.
IMO Gophers are among the hardest to clean - scaling or filleting
Blacks IMO beat Verms and Gophers for taste. I get a bit of Iodine flavor in some Gophers. All that Kelp they and their prey hang out in.
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