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

July 26, 2012

Changes to ocean salmon season - Marine Area 2

Action: Marine Area 2 will open 7 days per week.

Effective date: 12:01 a.m. Aug. 3 through Sept. 23, 2012

Species affected: Chinook and coho Salmon.

Location: Marine Area 2

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

Other information: Daily limit of 2 salmon, of which not more than one may be a chinook salmon. Release wild coho.

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 Shellfish Rule Change hotline call (360)796-3215 or toll free 1-866-880-5431.

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