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

August 12, 2005

Neah Bay daily bag limit liberalized to allow two Chinook (in ocean only)

Action: Two salmon bag limit in Marine Area 4 (Neah Bay)

Effective date: Beginning August 16, 2005

Species affected: Chinook

Location: Marine Area 4 west of the Bonilla Tatoosh line.

Reason for action: More angling opportunity can be provided while staying within quotas for chinook and coho.

Other information: Two salmon bag limit. Release chum and wild coho. Release chinook East of Bonilla Tatoosh line.

Information contact: Doug Milward Fish and Wildlife Biologist, 360-902-2739, Tim Flint, Statewide Salmon Manager, 360-902-2728.

Fishers must have a current Washington fishing license,