Errata or pamphlet corrections (Marine Areas)

July 6, 2022


Marine Area 4; west of the Bonilla-Tatoosh line -- Correction to lingcod seasons. Lingcod is not open year-round from the beach. Open Second Sat. in March-Third Sat. in Oct.. Daily limit 2. See additional restrictions on page 114.

Marine Area 4; from Sail Rock east to the mouth of the Sekiu River -- Correction to salmon season date range and retention requirements.  Salmon - Aug. 1-Sept. 30: Coho min. size 16". Other salmon species, no min. size. Release Chinook, chum, and wild coho. 

Marine Area 9; Northern Hood Canal Fishery -- Correction to salmon closure dates. Salmon - July 14-Aug. 15: CLOSED.

Marine Area 12; Hoodsport Hatchery Zone Fishery -- Correction to salmon seasons. Salmon - July 1-Sept. 30: No min. size. Daily limit 4. Release wild Chinook and chum. Night Closure. Oct. 1-Oct. 15: No min. size. Daily limit 4. Release Chinook and chum. Night closure. Oct. 16-Oct. 31: No min. size. Daily limit 4. Release Chinook. Night closure. Nov. 1-Nov. 30: No min. size. Daily limit 4. Release Chinook and coho. Night closure.


Fishers must have a current Washington fishing license, appropriate to the fishery. Check the WDFW "Fishing in Washington" rules pamphlet for details on definitions and regulations. Fishing rules are subject to change. Check the WDFW Fishing hotline for the latest rule information at 360-902-2500, press 2 for recreational rules. For the Shellfish Rule Change hotline call toll free 866-880-5431.

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