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

June 3, 2005

West Evans Pond temporarily closed to fishing prior to 'Kids Fishing Derby'

Action: West Evans Pond will be temporarily closed to fishing for one day prior to the ?Kids Fishing Derby? which begins at 8:00 a.m. June 11, 2005.

Effective date: 12:01 a.m. Friday June 10 through 7:59 a.m. Saturday June 11, 2005

Species affected: All species

Location: West Evans Pond located in Asotin County approximately 2 miles west of Clarkston, on Highway 12.

Reason for action: Eliminate premature harvest of catchable trout dedicated to a kids fishing derby.

Other information: For information about the Kids Fishing Derby at West Evans Pond, contact the U. S. Forest Service Office in Pomeroy at, (509) 843-1891.

Information contact: John Whalen, Regional Fish Manager, (509) 456-4082

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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