2024 North of Falcon - Puget Sound Commercial Fisheries

Rule-making status: Permanent
Rule-making reference: # #P2024-02

Summary of proposed rule

The department is considering amending current Puget Sound commercial salmon fishing rules resulting from stakeholder recommendations made during the 2024 North of Falcon process.

Scope and rationale for proposed rule

The Puget Sound commercial salmon fishing rules based on North of Falcon recommendations that change from year to year to reflect resource availability and to achieve conservation goals. Amendments to Puget Sound commercial fishing rules are needed to implement the agreed-upon changes.

Public comments

To view and submit comments on this proposal, please visit the public engagement page at https://publicinput.com/nof2024-ps-commercial.

You may also leave comments by sending an email to nof2024-ps-commercial@PublicInput.com  or by leaving a voicemail message at 855-925-2801 and entering project code 6195.

Public hearing

Zoom meeting scheduled on June 4, 2024 at 10am.

Register in advance for this meeting

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. 

For more information

Staff Contact: Kelly Henderson at Kelly.Henderson@dfw.wa.gov

Assistance for additional accessibility and persons with disabilities contact:
833-885-1012, TTY (711), or CivilRightsTeam@dfw.wa.gov.