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  2015-2016 Sport Fishing
Regulation Pamphlet

2015-2016 Fishing in Washington Rules Pamphlet Cover


2015-2016 Fishing in
Washington Rules Pamphlet

PDF Format - 19 MB

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Corrections to the pamphlet
(Last updated September 14, 2015)
General Rules and Information
Statewide Freshwater Rules
Coastal Rivers - Special Rules
Puget Sound and Strait Rivers - Special Rules
Statewide Freshwater Fishing Rules - Westside
Statewide Freshwater Fishing Rules - Eastside
Columbia Basin
Marine Area Rules
Shellfish/Seaweed Rules

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Adventures in Boating
Washington Handbook

This handbook, approved by the Washington State Parks Boating Programs, introduces you to Washington laws governing boating and provides general information about safe vessel operation.