Sportfishing Rule Changes for 2017-2018

View and comment on proposals that were submitted by the public and WDFW staff.

Recommended
for Public Comment
Not Recommended
for further consideration
Statewide marine waters
Coastal marine water
Puget Sound marine areas
Technical changes
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Recommended for Public Comment
WDFW feels these rule proposals would make good candidates for public comment. These proposals may have been combined with other similar rules proposed and have been edited to provide an accurate description of what the rule proposal will cover.

Not Recommended for further consideration
WDFW feels these rule proposals would not make good candidates for public comment. Many of these rule proposals are covered in other rule making processes can not be put through this specific rule making process.