Salmon Fishing Opens In Marine Area 10
Salmon fishing opens June 1 in Marine Area 10
Action: Opens salmon fishing in Marine Area 10.
Effective Date: Effective 12:01 a.m., Friday, June 1, 2018, through July 15, 2018.
Species affected: Salmon.
Location: Marine Area 10 (Seattle/Bremerton Area).
Reason for action: This emergency rule modifies fisheries listed in the 2017-18 Washington Sportfishing Rules pamphlet to reflect fisheries agreed to during this year’s North of Falcon, the annual salmon-season setting process.
Other information: Marine Area 10 opens June 1 for salmon fishing. Through July 15, anglers have a daily limit of two salmon but must release chinook and chum. Anglers should check the 2018-19 Sportfishing Rules pamphlet (effective July 1, 2018-June 30, 2019), for fishery regulations after July 15. The pamphlet will be available mid-June at license dealers and sporting goods stores, as well as online at https://wdfw.wa.gov/fishing/regulations/.
Information contact: Mark Baltzell, (360) 902-2807.