Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife FISHING RULE CHANGE
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 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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