Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife FISHING RULE CHANGE
600 Capitol Way North, Olympia, WA 98501-1091

October 27, 2011

Night closure added to lower Klickitat River

Action: Anglers on the Klickitat River from the Fisher Hill Bridge downstream will be limited to fishing from one hour before official sunrise to one hour after official sunset.

Species affected: All species

Effective dates: Oct. 29, 2011 through Jan.31, 2012

Location: Klickitat River from mouth to the Fisher Hill Bridge (located about 3 miles upstream from the mouth).

Reason for action: Large numbers of coho are staging in this area, and a a night closure is needed to help maintain an orderly fishery.

Other information: Anti-snagging rule will remain in effect.

Information contact: (360) 696-6211. For latest information press *1010.

Fishers must have a current Washingt