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 salmon caught in Washougal River

Action: Open Washougal River for hatchery coho salmon

Effective date: Oct. 21, 2005

Species affected: Hatchery coho salmon

Location: From the mouth of the Washougal River upstream

Reason 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" rules pamphlet