Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife FISHING RULE CHANGE
WASHINGTON DEPARTMENT OF FISH AND WILDLIFE
600 Capitol Way North, Olympia, WA 98501-1091

October 21, 2005

Anglers allowed to retain hatchery coho caught in Kalama River

Action: Open Kalama River for hatchery coho salmon

Effective date: Oct. 21, 2005

Species affected: Coho salmon

Location: From boundary markers at the river?s mouth to 1,000 feet below the fishway at the upper salmon hatchery

Reasons for action: Hatchery is expected to collect enough coho salmon to meet production needs.

Other information: Release all wild coho salmon.

Information contact: John Weinheimer, Region 5 office in Vancouver, (360) 696-6211

Fishers must have a current Washington fishing license, appropriate to the fishery. Check the WDFW "Fishing in Washington