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

September 9, 2011

Release wild chinook salmon in the Tilton River

Action: Release wild chinook salmon

Effective Dates: Sept. 12, 2011 until further notice

Species affected: Fall chinook

Location: Tilton River from mouth to West Fork

Reason for action: All hatchery fall chinook being released into the Tilton River are now adipose fin clipped allowing selective fishing rules to go into effect.

Other information: Daily limit 6. Up to 2 adult chinook may be retained. Release wild coho.

Information Contact: Wolf Dammers (360) 696-6211.

Fishers must have a current Washington fishing license, appropriate to the fishery. Check the WDFW "Fishing in Washington" rules pamphlet for details on