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

March 1, 2012

South Fork Toutle River will close to fishing

Action: Close the South Fork Toutle River to fishing.

Effective Dates: March 16, through June 1, 2012.

Species affected: All Species

Location: From the mouth to the 4100 Rd. Bridge

Reason for action: Increases the steelhead spawning closure by two weeks to further protect wild steelhead.

Other information: Matches spawning closure for steelhead in other Region 5 streams.

Information contacts: 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 fishing seasons and regulations. Fishing rules are subje