Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife FISHING RULE CHANGE
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 an