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

September 17, 2014

Changes to ocean salmon closing dates

Action: Marine Areas 1 and 2 closing to salmon angling.

Effective Dates: Marine Area 1 will close 11:59 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21 and Marine Area 2 will close 11:59 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19, 2014.

Species affected: Chinook and coho salmon

Location: Marine Area 1 (Ilwaco) and Marine Area 2 (Westport)

Reason for action: Both Marine Areas 1 and 2 are projected to take their coho quota.

Other information: Marine Areas 3 and 4 will close on the season ending date of 11:59 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014.

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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