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

December 2, 2011

One day razor clam dig approved for Dec. 10

Action: Opens Razor clam season

Effective date: 12:01 p.m. Dec. 10 through 11:59 p.m. Dec. 10, 2011

Species affected: Razor clams

Location: 6:30 p.m. (-0.5 ft.); Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Copalis and Mocrocks.

Long Beach, which extends from the Columbia River to Leadbetter Point.

Twin Harbors Beach, which extends from Cape Shoalwater to the south jetty at the mouth of Grays Harbor.

Copalis Beach, which extends from the Grays Harbor north jetty to the Copalis River,and includes the Copalis, Ocean Shores, Oyhut, Ocean City and Copalis areas.

Mocrocks Beach, which extends from the Copalis River to the southern boundary of the Quinault Reservation near the Moclips River, including Iron Springs, Roosevelt Beach, Pacific Beach and Moclips.

Reason for action: Harvestable numbers of razor