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Eastern Washington and Columbia Region Freshwater
Type of Rule Change Proposal
Provide additional holiday fishing opportunity through closing some lakes the Monday before Thanksgiving and re-opening them the Friday after Thanksgiving.
ExplanationOriginal Rule Proposal Number(s)
Lakes are being planted the week of Thanksgiving with rainbow trout averaging over a pound each. The opener allows anglers to plan their trips to these lakes and provides time for all the lakes to be planted for this holiday fishery.
List of Lakes: Fort Borst Park Pond; South Lewis County Park Pond; Kress Lake; Battle Ground Lake; Klineline Pond; Rowland Lake
Adopt as proposed.
Adopted as proposed.
There were no comments.
CARVER SR., RUSSELL L November 29, 2012
Please pass rule #26.
HALE, RICHARD M January 20, 2013
If there was a like button I'd click it! ingenious idea for folks looking to get out of the house on a holiday weekend.