Announcements

August 2017

OCEAN SALMON FISHERY OFF ILWACO AND WESPORT TO CLOSE EARLY

By |August 18th, 2017|

Action:   Close Marine Areas 1 (Ilwaco) and 2 (Westport) to salmon fishing.

Effective Dates:  Effective 11:59 p.m., Tuesday, Aug. 22.

Species affected:  All salmon.

Locations:  Marine Areas 1 (Ilwaco) and 2 (Westport), Cape Falcon, Oregon to Queets River, […]

July 2017

June 2017

Recreational salmon fishery opens June 24 in the ocean

By |June 22nd, 2017|

OLYMPIA – Sport anglers will have the opportunity to reel in salmon off the Washington coast starting Saturday, June 24.

That’s when marine areas 1 (Ilwaco), 3 (La Push) and 4 (Neah Bay) open daily […]

Columbia River sturgeon fisheries approved below and above Bonneville

By |June 2nd, 2017|

Columbia River sturgeon fisheries approved below and above Bonneville

OLYMPIA – Starting Monday (June 5), anglers can catch and keep white sturgeon in the lower Columbia River for the first time in three years under an […]

April 2017

Salmon Fisheries set for 2017

By |April 12th, 2017|

Washington’s salmon fisheries set for 2017

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Washington anglers can expect a mixed bag of salmon fisheries this year with slightly increased opportunities in the ocean, seasons similar to last year in the Columbia […]