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

December 16, 2010

Re-open North Fork Stillaguamish River to fishing

Action: Re-open portion of North Fork Stillaguamish River

Effective date: Dec. 16, 2010

Species affected: All game fish

Location: North Fork Stillaguamish River, downstream of the Swede Heaven Bridge approximately 4 miles to the French Creek confluence.

Reasons for action: The Whitehorse Hatchery facility hatchery winter steelhead broodstock needs have been met.

Information Contact: Jennifer Whitney, District 13 Fish Biologist, 425-775-1311 ext 107, whitnjlw@dfw.wa.gov.

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.

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