Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife FISHING RULE CHANGE
WASHINGTON DEPARTMENT OF FISH AND WILDLIFE
600 Capitol Way North, Olympia, WA 98501-1091

August 3, 2011

Changes to ocean salmon season

Action: Changes daily limit in Marine Areas 3 and 4 to allow for up to two chinook salmon in the daily limit.

Effective date: Aug. 1, 2011

Species affected: Chinook and coho Salmon.

Location: Marine Areas 2, 3 and 4

Reason for action: Sufficient quota and guideline remain in ocean areas to allow expanded opportunity.

Information Contact: Doug Milward 360-902-2739

Fishers must have a current Washington fishing license, appropriate to the fishery. Check the WDFW "Fishing in Washington" rules pamphlet for details on fishing seasons and regulations. Fishing rules are subject to change. Check the WDFW Fishing hotline for the latest rule information at (360) 902-2500, press 2 for recreational rules. For the Shellf