More Funds for Salmon, Habitat, and Orcas

U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA), chair of the Senate Commerce Committee, and Patty Murray (D-WA), a senior member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, announced $36 million in grant funds to state, local, Tribal, and federal partners to support the continued conservation and restoration of... Read More.

Fall Coho Salmon Season Opens on Icicle River

The WDFW is opening Coho retention the Icicle River. The season runs from one hour before official sunrise on September 22nd through one hour after official sunset on November 30, 2022. It is allowed: From the closure signs located 800 feet upstream of the... Read More.


For any fishers interested in Washington salmon, an informal discussion with state and tribal co-managers will be held this Wednesday the 31st. The discussion will cover the North of Falcon salmon season setting process and cooperative management for regional fishing. At 9:00 am on Wednesday,... Read More.


BE AWARE SALMON SEASON HAS BEEN SUSPENDED All salmon fishing has been closed in Marine Area 10 effective, January 19, 2021.  This is due to the threshold of encounters being exceeded.  The threshold for total unmarked encounters was exceeded (738 of 579) and the guideline... Read More.