600 Capitol Way North, Olympia, WA 98501-1091
December 29, 2009
Contact: Wildlife Program (360) 902-2515
Hunting Rule Change:
Elk Area 4941 (Skagit River) closes for elk hunting
Action: Closes Elk Area 4941 to elk hunting
Effective dates: December 28, 2009 to January 20, 2010
Species affected: Elk
Location: Skagit River south and east of highways 9 and 20, near Concrete; for more information on the closed area, please consult page 80 of the 2009 Big Game Hunting Season pamphlet.
Reasons for action: The elk harvest objective for the area has been met and the conduct of hunters has become disorderly and unsportsmanlike.
Information Contact: Wildlife Program (360) 902-2515 or Wildthing@dfw.wa.gov