Definition of lingcod
: a large often greenish-fleshed fish (Ophiodon elongatus) of the Pacific coast of North America that is an important food and sport fish and belongs to the same family as the greenlings
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The research, which focused on charter fishing spots around Homer and Sitka, found that moving to different areas also allowed some boats to target salmon, rockfish and lingcod in addition to halibut.
Queen of Hearts reported hefty lingcod to 14 pounds.
The ocean lingcod fishery is open through mid-October.
New Sea Angler fished off of Point Reyes for lingcod to 13 pounds and rockfish to 8 pounds.
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