WSR 02-16-004

PERMANENT RULES

DEPARTMENT OF

FISH AND WILDLIFE

[ Order 02-167 -- Filed July 25, 2002, 8:25 a.m. ]

Date of Adoption: July 23, 2002.

Purpose: Amend commercial fishing rules.

Citation of Existing Rules Affected by this Order: Amending WAC 220-47-311, 220-47-401, 220-47-411, 220-47-428, and 220-47-430.

Statutory Authority for Adoption: RCW 77.12.047.

Adopted under notice filed as WSR 02-11-073 on May 13, 2002.

Changes Other than Editing from Proposed to Adopted Version: Proposed amendments to WAC 220-20-016 continued to August 2-3, 2002; proposed amendments to WAC 220-47-301 withdrawn.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Comply with Federal Statute: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Federal Rules or Standards: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Recently Enacted State Statutes: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted at Request of a Nongovernmental Entity: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted on the Agency's Own Initiative: New 0, Amended 5, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted in Order to Clarify, Streamline, or Reform Agency Procedures: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.

Number of Sections Adopted Using Negotiated Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; Pilot Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0; or Other Alternative Rule Making: New 0, Amended 0, Repealed 0.
Effective Date of Rule: Thirty-one days after filing.

July 24, 2002

J. P. Koenings

Director

OTS-5662.2


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending Order 01-106, filed 6/15/01, effective 7/16/01)

WAC 220-47-311   Purse seine -- Open periods.   It is unlawful to take, fish for or possess salmon taken with purse seine gear for commercial purposes from Puget Sound except in the following designated Puget Sound Salmon Management and Catch Reporting Areas during the periods provided for hereinafter in each respective Management and Catch Reporting Area:


((AREA TIME DATE
((7, 7A: 6AM - 5PM 10/30
6AM - 5PM 11/5, 11/6, 11/7, 11/8
7AM - 5PM 11/12, 11/13, 11/14, 11/15
Note: It is unlawful to retain coho salmon taken with purse seine gear in Areas 7 and 7A.
7B: 6AM 9/10 - 8PM 9/12
6AM 9/17 - 8PM 9/19
6AM 9/23 - 8PM 10/27
6AM 10/29 - 4PM 11/2
6AM 11/5 - 4PM 11/9
6AM 11/12 - 4PM 11/16
6AM 11/19 - 4PM 11/23
6AM 11/26 - 4PM 11/30
6AM 12/3 - 4PM 12/7
8: 5AM - 9PM 8/27, 8/28
6AM - 5PM 11/5
8A: 5AM - 9PM 8/21
Note: It is unlawful to fish for pink salmon on August 21, 2001, south of a line from the Mukilteo ferry dock to the Clinton ferry dock on Whidbey Island.
5AM - 9PM 8/27
7AM - 7PM 10/8
7AM - 7PM 10/17
7AM - 6PM 10/22, 10/23
6AM - 5PM 10/31, 11/1
6AM - 5PM 11/5, 11/6
7AM - 5PM 11/14, 11/15
7AM - 5PM 11/19, 11/20
7AM - 5PM 11/26, 11/27, 11/28
8D: 7AM - 7PM 9/25, 9/26, 9/27
7AM - 7PM 10/2, 10/3, 10/4
7AM - 7PM 10/8, 10/9, 10/10, 10/11
7AM - 7PM 10/17
7AM - 6PM 10/22, 10/23
6AM - 5PM 10/31, 11/1
6AM - 5PM 11/5, 11/6
7AM - 5PM 11/14, 11/15
7AM - 5PM 11/19, 11/20
7AM - 5PM 11/26, 11/27, 11/28
10, 11: 7AM - 7PM 10/16
7AM - 6PM 10/22
6AM - 5PM 10/30, 10/31
6AM - 5PM 11/5
7AM - 5PM 11/13
12: 7AM - 7PM 10/16
12, 12B: 7AM - 6PM 10/22
6AM - 5PM 10/30
6AM - 5PM 11/5, 11/6
7AM - 5PM 11/13
12C: 7AM - 5PM 11/13))


AREA TIME DATE
7, 7A: 7AM - 7PM 10/14
7AM - 6PM 10/22
6AM - 5PM 10/28
7B: 6AM 9/10 - 8PM 9/12
6AM 9/17 - 8PM 9/19
7AM 9/22 - 8PM 10/26
7AM 10/28 - 4PM 11/1
7AM 11/4 - 4PM 11/8
7AM 11/12 - 4PM 11/15
7AM 11/18 - 4PM 11/22
7AM 11/25 - 4PM 11/29
8AM 12/2 - 4PM 12/6
8: 6AM - 5PM 10/31, 11/1
7AM - 5PM 11/6, 11/7, 11/8, 11/13, 11/14, 11/15
8A: 7AM - 6PM 10/21, 10/22
6AM - 5PM 10/30, 10/31
7AM - 5PM 11/4, 11/5
7AM - 5PM 11/13, 11/14
7AM - 5PM 11/18, 11/19
7AM - 5PM 11/25, 11/26, 11/27
8D: 6AM - 5PM 10/30, 10/31
7AM - 5PM 11/4, 11/5
7AM - 5PM 11/12, 11/13, 11/14, 11/15
7AM - 5PM 11/18, 11/19, 11/20, 11/21, 11/22
7AM - 5PM 11/25, 11/26, 11/27, 11/29
10, 11: 7AM - 7PM 10/15
7AM - 6PM 10/21
6AM - 5PM 10/28, 10/29
7AM - 5PM 11/4
7AM - 5PM 11/13
12, 12B: 7AM - 6PM 10/21
6AM - 5PM 10/29
7AM - 5PM 11/4
7AM - 5PM 11/13, 11/14
7AM - 5PM 11/18, 11/19
12C: 7AM - 5PM 11/13, 11/18

It is unlawful to retain chinook salmon taken with purse seine gear in Areas 7, 7A, 8, 8A, 8D, 10, 11, 12, 12B and 12C. It is unlawful to retain chum salmon taken with purse seine gear in Areas 7 and 7A prior to October 1. All other saltwater and freshwater areas - closed.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 77.12.047. 01-13-056 (Order 01-106), 220-47-311, filed 6/15/01, effective 7/16/01; 00-18-023 (Order 00-172), 220-47-311, filed 8/28/00, effective 9/28/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 75.08.080. 99-24-011 (Order 99-202), 220-47-311, filed 11/19/99, effective 12/20/99. Statutory Authority: RCW 75.08.080 and 77.12.040. 98-15-081 (Order 98-122), 220-47-311, filed 7/15/98, effective 8/15/98. Statutory Authority: RCW 75.08.080. 97-16-030 (Order 97-124), 220-47-311, filed 7/29/97, effective 8/29/97; 96-15-101 (Order 96-81), 220-47-311, filed 7/22/96, effective 8/22/96; 95-13-056 (Order 95-75), 220-47-311, filed 6/16/95, effective 7/17/95; 94-15-001 (Order 94-62), 220-47-311, filed 7/6/94, effective 8/6/94; 93-14-041 (Order 93-55), 220-47-311, filed 6/29/93, effective 7/30/93; 92-15-105 (Order 92-47), 220-47-311, filed 7/20/92, effective 8/20/92; 91-18-024 (Order 91-72), 220-47-311, filed 8/27/91, effective 9/27/91; 90-13-025 (Order 90-49), 220-47-311, filed 6/11/90, effective 7/12/90; 89-13-004 (Order 89-44), 220-47-311, filed 6/8/89; 88-14-133 (Order 88-48), 220-47-311, filed 7/6/88; 87-15-059 (Order 87-72), 220-47-311, filed 7/14/87; 86-13-038 (Order 86-46), 220-47-311, filed 6/12/86; 85-13-032 (Order 85-60), 220-47-311, filed 6/12/85; 84-13-078 (Order 84-53), 220-47-311, filed 6/21/84; 83-14-020 (Order 83-57), 220-47-311, filed 6/28/83; 82-15-040 (Order 82-83), 220-47-311, filed 7/15/82; 81-18-017 (Order 81-101), 220-47-311, filed 8/25/81; 80-10-058 (Order 80-83), 220-47-311, filed 8/6/80; 78-05-018 (Order 78-16), 220-47-311, filed 4/13/78; Order 77-66, 220-47-311, filed 8/5/77; Order 77-14, 220-47-311, filed 4/15/77; Order 76-41, 220-47-311, filed 6/4/76; Order 1251, 220-47-311, filed 8/18/75; Order 1210, 220-47-311, filed 5/26/75; Order 1143, 220-47-311, filed 8/8/74; Order 1125, 220-47-311, filed 6/6/74; Order 1066, 220-47-311, filed 7/19/73; Order 1057, 220-47-311, filed 5/22/73; Order 988, 220-47-311, filed 4/28/72.]


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending Order 01-106, filed 6/15/01, effective 7/16/01)

WAC 220-47-401   Reef net open periods.   It is unlawful to take, fish for or possess salmon taken with reef net gear for commercial purposes in Puget Sound except in the following designated Puget Sound Salmon Management and Catch Reporting Areas, during the periods provided for hereinafter in each respective area:

AREA TIME - DATE(S)
7, 7A 7AM - 7PM Daily ((9/23 - 11/10)) 9/22 - 11/16

It is unlawful to retain chinook ((or wild coho)) salmon taken with reef net gear. It is unlawful to retain chum salmon taken with reef net gear prior to October 1 or wild coho prior to October 6. All other saltwater and freshwater areas - closed.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 77.12.047. 01-13-056 (Order 01-106), 220-47-401, filed 6/15/01, effective 7/16/01; 00-18-023 (Order 00-172), 220-47-401, filed 8/28/00, effective 9/28/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 75.08.080. 99-24-011 (Order 99-202), 220-47-401, filed 11/19/99, effective 12/20/99. Statutory Authority: RCW 75.08.080 and 77.12.040. 98-15-081 (Order 98-122), 220-47-401, filed 7/15/98, effective 8/15/98. Statutory Authority: RCW 75.08.080. 97-16-030 (Order 97-124), 220-47-401, filed 7/29/97, effective 8/29/97; 96-15-101 (Order 96-81), 220-47-401, filed 7/22/96, effective 8/22/96; 95-13-056 (Order 95-75), 220-47-401, filed 6/16/95, effective 7/17/95; 94-15-001 (Order 94-62), 220-47-401, filed 7/6/94, effective 8/6/94; 93-14-041 (Order 93-55), 220-47-401, filed 6/29/93, effective 7/30/93; 92-15-105 (Order 92-47), 220-47-401, filed 7/20/92, effective 8/20/92; 91-18-024 (Order 91-72), 220-47-401, filed 8/27/91, effective 9/27/91; 90-13-025 (Order 90-49), 220-47-401, filed 6/11/90, effective 7/12/90; 89-13-004 (Order 89-44), 220-47-401, filed 6/8/89; 88-14-133 (Order 88-48), 220-47-401, filed 7/6/88; 87-15-059 (Order 87-72), 220-47-401, filed 7/14/87; 86-13-038 (Order 86-46), 220-47-401, filed 6/12/86; 81-18-017 (Order 81-101), 220-47-401, filed 8/25/81; 80-10-058 (Order 80-83), 220-47-401, filed 8/6/80; 78-05-018 (Order 78-16), 220-47-401, filed 4/13/78; Order 77-66, 220-47-401, filed 8/5/77; Order 77-14, 220-47-401, filed 4/15/77; Order 76-41, 220-47-401, filed 6/4/76; Order 1210, 220-47-401, filed 5/26/75; Order 1143, 220-47-401, filed 8/8/74; Order 1125, 220-47-401, filed 6/6/74; Order 1066, 220-47-401, filed 7/19/73; Order 1057, 220-47-401, filed 5/22/73; Order 988, 220-47-401, filed 4/28/72.]


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending Order 01-106, filed 6/15/01, effective 7/16/01)

WAC 220-47-428   Beach seine -- Open periods.   It is unlawful to take, fish for, or possess salmon taken with beach seine gear for commercial purposes from Puget Sound except in the following designated Puget Sound Salmon Management and Catch Reporting Areas during the periods provided hereinafter in each respective Management and Catch Reporting Area:

((Beach seine closed in 2001.))

AREA TIME - DATE(S)
12A 7AM - 7PM Daily 8/26, 8/27, 8/28, 8/29, 8/30, 9/2, 9/3, 9/4, 9/5, 9/6, 9/9, 9/10, 9/11, 9/12, 9/13, 9/16, 9/17, 9/18, 9/19, 9/20, 9/23, 9/24, 9/25, 9/26, 9/27, 9/30, 10/1, 10/2, 10/3, 10/4
It is unlawful to retain chinook or chum taken with beach seine gear.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 77.12.047. 01-13-056 (Order 01-106), 220-47-428, filed 6/15/01, effective 7/16/01; 00-18-023 (Order 00-172), 220-47-428, filed 8/28/00, effective 9/28/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 75.08.080. 99-24-011 (Order 99-202), 220-47-428, filed 11/19/99, effective 12/20/99. Statutory Authority: RCW 75.08.080 and 77.12.040. 98-15-081 (Order 98-122), 220-47-428, filed 7/15/98, effective 8/15/98. Statutory Authority: RCW 75.08.080. 97-16-030 (Order 97-124), 220-47-428, filed 7/29/97, effective 8/29/97; 96-15-101 (Order 96-81), 220-47-428, filed 7/22/96, effective 8/22/96.]


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending Order 99-202, filed 11/19/99, effective 12/20/99)

WAC 220-47-430   Puget Sound commercial salmon -- Log book required.   It is unlawful for any licensed commercial salmon fisher fishing for salmon in Puget Sound SMCRAs 7 and 7A during the Fraser ((sockeye and pink salmon season set out in WAC 220-47-304)) Panel-controlled sockeye and pink salmon seasons promulgated by the National Marine Fisheries Service, or SMCRA 9A during the coho fishery set out in WAC 220-47-411, to fail to possess and maintain a department-approved Puget Sound Commercial Salmon Log Book as provided for in this section:

(1) The log book must be kept aboard the vessel while it is fishing in SMCRAs 7 ((and)), 7A and 9A, or while in possession of fish caught in these areas. The fisher must submit the completed log book for inspection immediately upon request by authorized department representatives.

(2) In each purse seine log book the fisher shall record the vessel name and license number. For each day fished, the fisher shall record the date. Immediately following each retrieval of the net the fisher shall record the Puget Sound Commercial Salmon Log Book Location Code, the time of the retrieval, and the number of chinook, coho and chum salmon in the net upon retrieval.

(3) In each gill net log book the fisher shall record the vessel name and license number. For each day fished, the fisher shall record the date. Immediately following each retrieval of the net the vessel operator shall record the Puget Sound Commercial Salmon Log Book Location Code where the net is retrieved, the start and end time of the set((, and)) when fishing in SMCRA 7 and 7A the number of chinook, coho and chum salmon in the net upon retrieval must be recorded for each retrieval of the net. When fishing in SMCRA 9A the number of chinook and chum in the net upon retrieval must be recorded for each retrieval of the net.

(4) The following are the Puget Sound Commercial Salmon Log Book Location Codes that are required entries in purse seine log books and gill net log books as provided for in this section:

(a) Location Code 1: Those waters of Puget Sound Commercial Salmon Management and Catch Reporting Area 7A northerly of a line projected from Birch Point to Savage Point on Tumbo Island.

(b) Location Code 2: Those waters of Puget Sound Commercial Salmon Management and Catch Reporting Area 7A southerly of a line projected from Birch Point to Savage Point on Tumbo Island.

(c) Location Code 3: Those waters of Puget Sound Commercial Salmon Management and Catch Reporting Area 7 easterly of a line projected true north from Orcas Island through the easternmost point on Matia Island to the intersection with the 7/7A boundary line and easterly of a line projected from Point Colville on Lopez Island to Smith Island.

(d) Location Code 4: Those waters of Puget Sound Commercial Salmon Management and Catch Reporting Area 7 westerly and northerly of a line projected from Point Colville on Lopez Island to Smith Island and thence to the Y B "VD" buoy on Beaumont Shoal (as listed on NOAA Chart 18421, (([))38th ed., Oct. 31/92((]))) and southerly of a line projected from Cadboro Point on Vancouver Island 60 degrees true to the point of land on San Juan Island.

(e) Location Code 5: Those waters of Puget Sound Commercial Salmon Management and Catch Reporting Area 7 southerly of a line projected from Smith Island to the Y B "VD" buoy on Beaumont Shoal (as listed on NOAA Chart 18421, (([))38th ed., Oct. 31/92((]))).

(f) Location Code 6: Those waters of Puget Sound Commercial Salmon Management and Catch Reporting Area 7 northerly of a line projected from Cadboro Point on Vancouver Island 60 degrees true to the point of land on San Juan Island and westerly of a line projected true north from Orcas Island through the easternmost point on Matia Island to the intersection with the 7/7A boundary line.

(5) Location Code 7: Those waters of Puget Sound Commercial Salmon Management and Catch Reporting Area 9A southerly of a line projected true west from the shoreward end of the Port Gamble tribal dock on Point Julia to the mainland in the community of Port Gamble and those on-reservation waters of Hood Canal north of Port Gamble Bay to the marker at the north end of the Port Gamble Indian reservation.

(6) In each reef net log book the fisher shall record the fisher's name and license number and the location of the fishing site. For each day fished the fisher shall record the date and the total number of chinook, coho and chum salmon caught.

(((6))) (7) All log books used in SMCRA 7 and 7A must be sent to the department no later than October 10 of each year. All log books used in SMCRA 9A must be sent to the department no later than November 22 of each year.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 75.08.080. 99-24-011 (Order 99-202), 220-47-430, filed 11/19/99, effective 12/20/99.]

OTS-5664.2


AMENDATORY SECTION(Amending Order 01-106, filed 6/15/01, effective 7/16/01)

WAC 220-47-411   Gill net -- Open periods.   It is unlawful to take, fish for or possess salmon taken with gill net gear for commercial purposes from Puget Sound except in the following designated Puget Sound Salmon Management and Catch Reporting Areas during the seasons provided for hereinafter in each respective fishing area:


((AREA TIME - DATE(S) MINIMUM MESH
6D: 7AM - 7PM 9/21, 9/24, 9/25, 9/26, 9/27, 9/28, 10/1, 10/2, 10/3, 10/4, 10/5, 10/8, 10/9, 10/10, 10/11, 10/12, 10/15, 10/16, 10/17, 10/18, 10/19, 10/22, 10/23, 10/24, 10/25, 10/26 5"
Note: In Area 6D it is unlawful to use other than 5-inch minimum and 51/2-inch maximum mesh in the skiff gill net fishery. It is unlawful to retain chinook or pink salmon taken in Area 6D at any time, or any chum salmon taken in Area 6D prior to October 16. In Area 6D, any chinook or pink salmon captured at any time, or any chum salmon captured prior to October 16, must be removed from the net by cutting the meshes ensnaring fish.
7, 7A: 7AM - 8PM 10/29, 11/5, 11/6, 11/7, 11/8, 11/12, 11/13, 11/14, 11/15 6 1/4"
7B: 7PM - 9AM NIGHTLY 8/22, 8/27, 8/28, 9/3, 9/4 7"
6AM 9/10 - 8PM 9/12 5"
6AM 9/17 - 8PM 9/19
6AM 9/23 - 8PM 10/27
6AM 10/29 - 4PM 11/2 6 1/4"
6AM 11/5 - 4PM 11/9
6AM 11/12 - 4PM 11/16
6AM 11/19 - 4PM 11/23
6AM 11/26 - 4PM 11/30
6AM 12/3 - 4PM 12/7
7C: 7PM - 9AM NIGHTLY 8/22, 8/27, 8/28, 9/3, 9/4 7"
8: 6AM - 11PM 8/29, 8/30 5"
Note: In Area 8 openings on August 28 and 29, it is unlawful to use other than 5-inch minimum and 5 1/2-inch maximum mesh, no greater than 60 meshes in depth.
7AM - 8PM 11/6 6 1/4"
8A: 6AM - 11PM 8/20, 8/28 5"
Note: In Area 8A, on August 20, 2001, it is unlawful to fish for pink salmon south of a line drawn from the Mukilteo ferry dock to the Clinton ferry dock on Whidbey Island.
7AM - 8PM 10/9, 10/16 5"
7AM - 8PM 10/24, 10/25 6 1/4"
7AM - 8PM 10/29, 10/30
7AM - 8PM 11/7, 11/8
7AM - 8PM 11/12, 11/13
7AM - 8PM 11/19, 11/20
7AM - 8PM 11/26, 11/27, 11/28
8D: 6PM - 8AM 9/25, 9/26, 9/27 5"
6PM - 8AM 10/1, 10/2, 10/3
6PM - 8AM 10/8, 10/9, 10/10, 10/11
7AM - 8PM 10/16
7AM - 8PM 10/24, 10/25
7AM - 8PM 10/29, 10/30
7AM - 8PM 11/7, 11/8
7AM - 8PM 11/12, 11/13 6 1/4"
7AM - 8PM 11/19, 11/20
7AM - 8PM 11/26, 11/27, 11/28
9A: 6AM 9/16 through 8PM 10/27 5"
Note: It is unlawful to retain chum salmon taken in Area 9A prior to October 1. Any chum salmon netted prior to October 1 must be released from the net by cutting the meshes ensnaring the fish.
10,11: 6PM - 8AM 10/15 6 1/4"
5PM - 8AM 10/22
4PM - 8AM 10/29, 10/30
4PM - 8AM 11/5
4PM - 8AM 11/12
Note: During the Area 10, 11 openings it is unlawful for fishers to fish with gill net gear unless the fisher has registered in writing on a department-approved form by October 8, 2001, and the fisher agrees to allow a department observer to be on board during each fishing trip to monitor the catch.
12: 7AM - 8PM 10/15 6 1/4"
12, 12B: 7AM - 8PM 10/23 6 1/4"
7AM - 8PM 10/29
7AM - 8PM 11/7, 11/8
7AM - 8PM 11/12
12C: 7AM - 8PM 11/12 6 1/4"
All other saltwater and freshwater areas - closed.
Nightly openings refer to the start date.
Within an area or areas, a mesh size restriction remains in effect from the first date indicated until a mesh size change is shown, and the new mesh size restriction remains in effect until changed.))

AREA TIME - DATE(S) MINIMUM MESH
6D: 7AM - 7PM 9/23, 9/24, 9/25, 9/26, 9/27, 9/30, 10/1, 10/2, 10/3, 10/4, 10/7, 10/8, 10/9, 10/10, 10/11, 10/14, 10/15, 10/16, 10/17, 10/18, 10/21, 10/22, 10/23, 10/24, 10/25 5"
Note: In Area 6D it is unlawful to use other than 5-inch minimum and 5 1/2-inch maximum mesh in the skiff gill net fishery. It is unlawful to retain chinook or pink salmon taken in Area 6D at any time, or any chum salmon taken in Area 6D prior to October 16. In Area 6D, any chinook, chum or pink salmon required to be released, must be removed from the net by cutting the meshes ensnaring the fish.
7, 7A: 7AM - 8PM 10/21 6 1/4"
7AM - 7PM 10/29 6 1/4"
7B/7C: 7PM - 8AM NIGHTLY 8/22, 8/28, 8/29, 9/4, 9/5 7"
7B: 6AM 9/10 - 8PM 9/12 5"
6AM 9/17 - 8PM 9/19
7AM 9/22 - 8PM 10/26
7AM 10/28 - 4PM 11/1 6 1/4"
7AM 11/4 - 4PM 11/8
7AM 11/12 - 4PM 11/15
7AM 11/18 - 4PM 11/22
7AM 11/25 - 4PM 11/29
8AM 12/2 - 4PM 12/6
8: 7AM - 7PM 10/31, 11/1, 11/6, 11/7, 11/8, 11/13, 11/14, 11/15 6 1/4"
8A: 7AM - 8PM 10/23, 10/24 6 1/4"
7AM - 7PM 10/28, 10/29
7AM - 7PM 11/6, 11/7, 11/12, 11/13
7AM - 6PM 11/20, 11/21, 11/25, 11/26, 11/27
8D: 7AM - 7PM 10/28, 10/29, 11/6, 11/7 5"
7AM - 7PM 11/12, 11/13, 11/14, 11/15 6 1/4"
7AM - 6PM 11/18, 11/19, 11/20, 11/21, 11/22, 11/25, 11/26, 11/27, 11/29
9A: 6AM 9/1 - 4PM 11/2 5"
Note: It is unlawful to retain chum salmon taken in Area 9A prior to October 1. Any chum salmon netted prior to October 1 must be released from the net by cutting the meshes ensnaring the fish. Logbooks required in accordance with WAC 220-47-430.
10, 11: 5PM - 8AM 10/22 6 1/4"
4PM - 8AM 10/27, 10/28, 11/5, 11/12
12, 12B: 7AM - 8PM 10/22 6 1/4"
7AM - 7PM 10/28, 11/5, 11/12, 11/13
7AM - 6PM 11/19, 11/20
12C: 7AM - 7PM 11/12 6 1/4"
7AM - 6PM 11/19
All other saltwater and freshwater areas - closed.
Nightly openings refer to the start date.
Within an area or areas, a mesh size restriction remains in effect from the first date indicated until a mesh size change is shown, and the new mesh size restriction remains in effect until changed.

[Statutory Authority: RCW 77.12.047. 01-13-056 (Order 01-106), 220-47-411, filed 6/15/01, effective 7/16/01; 00-18-023 (Order 00-172), 220-47-411, filed 8/28/00, effective 9/28/00. Statutory Authority: RCW 75.08.080. 99-24-011 (Order 99-202), 220-47-411, filed 11/19/99, effective 12/20/99. Statutory Authority: RCW 75.08.080 and 77.12.040. 98-15-081 (Order 98-122), 220-47-411, filed 7/15/98, effective 8/15/98. Statutory Authority: RCW 75.08.080. 97-16-030 (Order 97-124), 220-47-411, filed 7/29/97, effective 8/29/97; 96-15-101 (Order 96-81), 220-47-411, filed 7/22/96, effective 8/22/96; 95-13-056 (Order 95-75), 220-47-411, filed 6/16/95, effective 7/17/95; 94-15-001 (Order 94-62), 220-47-411, filed 7/6/94, effective 8/6/94; 93-14-041 (Order 93-55), 220-47-411, filed 6/29/93, effective 7/30/93; 92-15-105 (Order 92-47), 220-47-411, filed 7/20/92, effective 8/20/92; 91-18-024 (Order 91-72), 220-47-411, filed 8/27/91, effective 9/27/91; 90-13-025 (Order 90-49), 220-47-411, filed 6/11/90, effective 7/12/90; 89-13-004 (Order 89-44), 220-47-411, filed 6/8/89; 88-14-133 (Order 88-48), 220-47-411, filed 7/6/88; 87-15-059 (Order 87-72), 220-47-411, filed 7/14/87; 86-13-038 (Order 86-46), 220-47-411, filed 6/12/86; 85-13-032 (Order 85-60), 220-47-411, filed 6/12/85; 84-13-078 (Order 84-53), 220-47-411, filed 6/21/84; 83-14-020 (Order 83-57), 220-47-411, filed 6/28/83; 82-15-040 (Order 82-83), 220-47-411, filed 7/15/82; 81-18-017 (Order 81-101), 220-47-411, filed 8/25/81; 80-10-058 (Order 80-83), 220-47-411, filed 8/6/80; 78-05-018 (Order 78-16), 220-47-411, filed 4/13/78; Order 77-66, 220-47-411, filed 8/5/77; Order 77-14, 220-47-411, filed 4/15/77; Order 76-41, 220-47-411, filed 6/4/76; Order 1251, 220-47-411, filed 8/18/75; Order 1210, 220-47-411, filed 5/26/75; Order 1143, 220-47-411, filed 8/8/74; Order 1125, 220-47-411, filed 6/6/74; Order 1066, 220-47-411, filed 7/19/73; Order 1057, 220-47-411, filed 5/22/73; Order 988, 220-47-411, filed 4/28/72.]

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