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

June 17, 2003

Recreational shrimp fishing season closing June 20 in Discovery Bay and Port Angeles Shrimp Districts

Action: Recreational shrimp fishing for all shrimp will close in both Discovery Bay and the Port Angeles Shrimp Districts.

Effective date: Friday, June 20, 2003, at 9 p.m.

Species affected: All shrimp species.

Location: All waters of the Discovery Bay and Port Angeles Shrimp Districts in Marine Area 6.

Reason for action: The recreational share of spot shrimp has been taken in the area covered under this rule.

Other information: See page 127 of the "2003-04 Fishing in Washington" rules pamphlet for descriptions of spot, coonstripe, and pink shrimp.

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