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

May 21, 2004

Gilchrist Pond (Whitman County) temporarily closed in preparation for Fishing Kids youth fishing clinic

Action: Gilchrist Pond will be closed to fishing for four days to protect catchable trout stocked specifically for the "Fishing Kids" fishing clinic, which begins a 9 a.m. Saturday June 12.

Effective date: 8 a.m. Tuesday June 8 until 9 a.m. Saturday June 12, 2004

Species affected: All species

Location: Gilchrist Pond located in Whitman County approximately six miles southwest of Colfax, off of Union Flat Road.

Reason for action: Eliminate premature harvest of catch-able trout dedicated to the "Fishing Kids" event.

Other information: For information about the "Fishing Kids" youth fishing cl