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

September 23, 2008

LaPush late season continues with two chinook per day

Action: The daily Chinook limit in Marine Area 3 remains at two per day.

Effective dates: Immediately through Oct. 5, 2008.

Species affected: Chinook salmon.

Location: Marine Area 3 north of 4750'00"N latitude and south of 4800'00"N latitude.

Reasons for action: Sufficient Chinook remain in the quota for Marine Area 3 to continue at two Chinook per day.

Other information: Release wild coho.

Information Contact: Doug Milward, Ocean salmon fisheries manager (360) 902-2739.

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.