600 Capitol Way North, Olympia, WA 98501-1091
June 10, 2005
Contact: Wildlife Program, (360) 902-2515
WDFW publishes 2005 big game pamphlet errata
OLYMPIA – The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife has published the errata for its 2005 “Big Game Hunting Seasons and Rules” pamphlet. The pamphlet is available at hundreds of retail outlets throughout the state and at
http://wdfw.wa.gov/hunting/regulations on the Internet.
- Page 12, section 2, the Department of Licensing phone number for Non-U.S. Citizens to call regarding firearms possession is (360) 664-6616.
- Page 37. Eastern Washington Elk, spike bull hunt dates should be October 29 – November 6
- Page 67. The boundary description for Game Management Unit (GMU) 368 should read as follows: Beginning on U. S. Hwy 12 and U. S. Forest service Rd. 1302 (Jump Off Rd.) at Windy Point; NE and SE on U. S. Hwy 12 to I-82; NW on I-82 to the Yakima River; S down the Yakima River to Ahtanum Creek; W up Ahtanum Creek to the South Fork of Ahtanum Creek; SW up the South Fork of Ahtanum Creek to its junction with Reservation Creek; NW up the South Fork of Ahtanum Creek to its headwaters; N along the crest of the main divide between the Diamond Fork drainage and the Middle Fork Ahtanum Creek drainage to Darland Mountain; NE on US Forest Service Trail 615 to US Forest Service Rd 1020; NE on US Forest Service Rd 1020 to US Forest Service Rd 613; NE on US Forest Service Rd 613 to US Forest Service Trail 1127; NE on US Forest Service Trail 1127 to US Forest Service Rd 1302 (Jump Off Rd), SE of the Jump Off Lookout Station; NE on US Forest Service Rd 1302 (Jump Off Rd) to US Hwy 12 and the point of beginning.