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

January 3, 2014

Sport clam season opens at Belfair State Park

Action: Opens sport clam season.

Effective date: Immediately through August 31, 2014.

Species affected: All clams.

Location: Belfair State Park. This beach is located in Mason County on Hood Canal.

Reason for action: Surveys indicate that the clam population on this beach can support a much longer season in 2014. Oyster season remains open year-round, including the newly health-certified area.

Information contact: Alex Bradbury, WDFW Port Townsend Field Office, (360) 302-3030, ext. 302.

Fishers must have a current Washington fishing license, appropriate to the fishery. Check the WDFW "Fishing in Washington" rules pamphlet for details on fishin