Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife FISHING RULE CHANGE
600 Capitol Way North, Olympia, WA 98501-1091

February 2, 2011

Revised lingcod season dates for coastal marine areas 1 through 3

Action: Opens Lingcod March 12, through Oct. 15, 2011.

Effective date: March 12, 2011

Species affected: Lingcod

Location: Marine Areas 1, 2 and 3

Reason for action: This rule conforms to federal action taken by the Pacific Fishery Management Council.

Information contact: Heather Reed, (360) 249-4628 ext. 202

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 (3