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

June 4, 2003

Gilchrist Pond (Whitman County) temporarily closed to fishing for Fishing Kids youth fishing clinic

Action: Gilchrist Pond will be closed to fishing for four days to protect catchable trout stocked specifically for the "Fishing Kids" fishing clinic, which begins at 9 a.m. Saturday, June 14.

Effective date: 8 a.m. Tuesday, June 10, until 9 a.m. Saturday, June 14, 2003

Species affected: All species.

Location: Gilchrist Pond, in Whitman County, approximately six miles southwest of Colfax, off Union Flat Road.

Reason for action: Eliminate premature harvest of catch-able trout dedicated to the "Fishing Kids" event.

Other information: For information about the "Fishing Kids" youth fishing clinic at Gilchr