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

August 17, 2012

Changes to ocean salmon season - Marine Areas 2 and 4

Action: Anglers can keep up to 2 chinook as part of their 2 salmon daily limit in Marine Areas 2 and 4.

Effective date: 12:01 a.m. Aug. 17 through Sept, 23, 2012.

Species affected: Chinook salmon.

Location: Marine Areas 2 and 4

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

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 hotl