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

November 10, 2005

Elochoman River re-opens to coho retention

Action: Open Elochoman River to hatchery coho retention

Effective dates: Nov.11 through Dec. 31, 2005

Species affected: Hatchery coho

Location: Elochoman River from mouth to West Fork

Reasons for action: . Hatchery egg take needs are expected to be met and surplus hatchery coho are available for harvest.

Other information: The current fishing rules for the Elochoman River revert to those listed in the Fishing in Washington Sport Fishing Rules - 2005/2006 pamphlet edition (page 40).

Information contact: Wolf Dammers (360) 906-6709

Fishers must have a current Washington fishing license, appropriate to the fishery. Check the