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

June 10, 2008

Recreational shrimp fishing re-opening for one day in Elliott Bay

Action: Recreational spot shrimp fishing will reopen for one day, Saturday, June 14, 2008 in the Elliott Bay portion of Marine Area 10.

Effective date: Saturday, June 14, 2008 from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Species affected: All shrimp.

Location: Elliott Bay portion of Marine Area 10 (Elliott Bay is defined as all waters east of a line from West Point to Alki Point). All waters westerly of this line will remain closed.

Reason for action: Sufficient recreational spot shrimp quota remains for one more day of fishing.

Contact: Mark O'Toole, LaConner, (360) 466-4345 ext. 241 or Therese Cain, Point Whitney, (360) 796-4601 ext. 210.

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 regulations. Fishing rules are subject to change. Check the WDFW Fishing hotline for the latest rule information at (360) 902-2500, press 2 for recreational rules. For the Shellfish Rule Change hotline call (360)796-3215 or toll free 1-866-880-5431.

Return to WDFW Home Page Return to WDFW Home Page


XML
Find a bug or error in the system?