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

September 21, 2007

Salmon fishing starts Oct. 1 on Humptulips River

Action: Opens a section of the river to salmon fishing effective October 1.

Location: Humptulips River from Ocean Beach Road (near Copalis Crossing) to HWY 101 Bridge.

Effective dates: October 1, 2007 through October 15, 2007

Species affected: Hatchery Coho

Location: Humptulips River from Ocean Beach Road (near Copalis Crossing) to Hwy 101 Bridge.

Reasons for action: This emergency rule is necessary to correspond with the original intent developed through North of Falcon.

Other information: Daily limit 6 hatchery coho of which no more than 2 may be adult hatchery coho. Release adult Chinook, wild coho and chum. Bait prohibited. Night closure and single point barbless hooks required. Closed for Game Fish.