Washington Anglers can keep 2 hatchery chinook per day in Marine Area 9

TweetAction: Increases the daily limit for salmon to two fish in Marine Area 9 (Admiralty Inlet). Effective Date: March 30 through April 15, 2018. Species affected: Chinook salmon. Location: Marine Area 9, excluding year-round fishing piers. Reason for action: Preliminary estimates through March 18 indicate … Continue reading →

Washington – Steelhead daily limit rises on lower Hanford Reach, and Ringold bank fishery

TweetArea 1: Columbia River from Hwy.395 Bridge at Pasco to the old Hanford townsite wooden powerline towers: Effective date: Immediately through March 31, 2018 Daily limit: Two (2) hatchery steelhead Area 2: Ringold area bank fishery Effective date: Immediately through April 15, … Continue reading →

Washington – Sport clam season extended on Point Whitney Tidelands

TweetAction:  The sport clam season will be extended on this public beach based on results from population, harvest and effort assessments. Effective dates:  Immediately through April 30, 2018. Species affected: All clams. Location: Point Whitney Tidelands, located in Jefferson County on the west … Continue reading →

Washington – adjusts sport clam and oyster seasons on several public beaches

TweetAction:  The sport clam and oyster seasons will be reduced at three public beaches and closed at a fourth beach, based on results from population, harvest and effort assessments. Effective Dates:  Feb. 1, 2018, until further notice. Species affected:  All clams and … Continue reading →