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

January 4, 2006

Sport oyster season open at Sequim Bay State Park

Action: The sport oyster fishing season at Sequim Bay State Park is open effective immediately through December 31, 2006.

Effective date: Immediately until further notice.

Species affected: Oysters.

Location: Sequim Bay State Park, in Clallam County.

Reason for action: The oyster population at this beach is entirely the result of artificial enhancement and can support a year-round sport fishery.

Information contact: Camille Speck, WDFW Point Whitney Shellfish Laboratory, (360) 586-1498, ext. 234.

Fishers must have a current Washington fishing license, appropriate to the fishery. Check the WDFW "Fishing in Washington" rules pamphlet for details on fish