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

November 9, 2007

Adult coho limit increase on the Cowlitz River

Action: Increase adult coho limit from two adults to six adults

Effective date: Nov.10, 2007 until further notice.

Species affected: Adult coho salmon

Location: Cowlitz River above Cowlitz Falls Dam

Reason for action: Hatchery escapement is expected to be met and surplus hatchery-origin coho are available for harvest

Other information: Release wild coho

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 regul