Tacoma-Vashon Island

Status:
CLOSED
Days open:
None
Season dates:
Closed. No winter season.


Statewide gear rules (crab, shrimp, crawfish)
Report derelict fishing gear

NOTE: All crab fishing gear must be removed from the water by one hour after sunset on the last day of any fishing period. Crab fishing gear may not remain in the water on closed days.

Rules

Closed to promote recovery of Dungeness crab.

Season

Did not open in 2018. Openings for 2019 have not been determined.

Limits

Species Min. size Daily Limit Season Additional Rules
Dungeness crab 6.25" Five males see above

Must retain back shell while in the field.

Must release all soft-shell, females and undersized crab.

Catch record card required.

Red Rock crab 5" Six crab of either sex see above

Must retain back shell while in the field.

Must release all soft-shell crab.

Tanner crab 4.5" Six crab of either sex see above

Must retain back shell while in the field.

Must release all soft-shell crab.