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  2016-2017 Sport Fishing
Regulation Pamphlet

Rules take effect July 1, 2016

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2016-2017 Fishing in
Washington Rules Pamphlet

PDF Format - 15 MB

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Corrections to the pamphlet
(Last updated December 22, 2016)
General Rules and Information
Statewide Freshwater Rules
Rivers/Streams - 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.