Pamphlet Corrections and Clarification - Marine Areas

July 11, 2023

Marine Area 4 - West of the Bonilla Tatoosh Line:

Cabazon:  Second Sat. in Mar.-Third Sat. in Oct. Daily limit 1.

Marine Area 5:

Salmon:  Oct 1.-Oct. 15 No min. size. Daily limit 2. Release Chinook and chum.

Marine Area 7 - Bellingham Bay:

Salmon:  Aug. 16-Sept. 30 Chinook min. size 22". Other salmon species no min. size. Daily limit 4. 

Marine area 9 - Entire Area:

Salmon:  Aug. 1-Sept. 17 No min. size. Daily limit 2. release chum, Chinook, and wild coho. 

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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