WA - Lummi Bay Salmon Closure
Action: Closes waters of Marine Area 7 east of a line from Gooseberry Point to Sandy Point for salmon fishing.
Effective Dates: Sept. 5, 2011 through Oct. 15, 2011.
Species affected: Salmon.
Location: Waters east of a line from Gooseberry Point to Sandy Point.
Reason for action: This regulation implements agreement between the department and treaty tribes to reduce potential conflict between recreational anglers and tribal fishers.
Fishers must have a current Washington fishing license, appropriate to the fishery. Check the WDFW "Fishing in Washington" rules pamphlet for details on fishing seasons and regulations. Fishing rules are subject to change. Check the WDFW Fishing hotline for the latest rule information at (360) 902-2500, press 2 for recreational rules. For the Shellfish Rule Change hotline call (360)796-3215 or toll free 1-866-880-5431.