Hoot Owl Restrictions For Mill Creek (walla Walla County)
Drought conditions prompt "hoot-owl" fishing restrictions on Mill Creek (Walla Walla County)
Action: Mill Creek is closed to fishing from 2:00 p.m. to midnight.
Effective date: Immediately until further notice.
Species affected: All species
Location: Mill Creek (Walla Walla County) from Bennington Dam to State Line
Reason for action: Low water flows and higher than normal water temperatures this summer are creating poor conditions for fish stocks. Mill Creek is closed to fishing from 2:00 p.m. to midnight until water conditions improve.
Information contacts: Chris Donley Regional Fish Program Manager (509) 892- 1001 ext. 307.