Tuesday, January 15, 2013
Cascade River re-opens to fishing
Action: The lower section of the Cascade River (Skagit County) that was previously closed will re-open to fishing for all game fish.
Effective dates: Jan.16, 2013.
Species affected: All gamefish.
Location: Cascade River from the mouth upstream to Rockport-Cascade Road.
Reasons for action: Hatchery winter steelhead broodstock collection has been achieved.
Other information: Please see the Sport fishing Rules 20012/2013 pamphlet edition, FISHING IN WASHINGTON, for a complete listing of fishing seasons and regulations.
Information Contact: Brett Barkdull, District 14 Fish Biologist, 360-466-4345 ext. 270, firstname.lastname@example.org
Fishers must have a current Washington fishing license. Check the current WDFW "Fishing in Washington" rules pamphlet or the Fishing section of the WDFW webpage at wdfw.wa.gov
for details on fishing seasons and regulations. Fishing regulations are subject to change. Check the WDFW Fishing hotline for the latest rule information at (360) 902-2500; press 2 for recreational rules; call the Shellfish Rule Change hotline, (360) 796-3215, or toll free 1 (866) 880-5431.