Washington Dept. of Fish and Wildlife WA State Fishing and Shellfishing

Emergency Rule Updates and News

Please note: These updates reflect changes to the Sportfishing Pamphlet. Rules found in the Sportfishing Pamphlet are in effect unless otherwise noted in the changes listed below.

Rule Changes > Freshwater Fishing > in a particular river or river system > Emergency rules currently in effect for Columbia River (Benton, Chelan, Clark, Cowlitz, Douglas, Ferry, Franklin, Grant, Kittitas, Klickitat, Lincoln, Okanogan, Pacific, Skamania, Stevens, Wahkiakum, Walla Walla and Yakima County)

For more information,
please contact WDFW Fish Program.
E-mail: fishregs@dfw.wa.gov