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Catch trout, salmon, crab across Washington during Free Fishing Weekend

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Some of the most popular fishing opportunities are available for anglers in the coming weeks, including trout in hundreds of rivers, crab in south Puget Sound, chinook in the Columbia River and salmon in ocean waters along the coast. Sound

Fish without a license during Washington’s Free Fishing Weekend June 7-8

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Each year, thousands of Washingtonians go fishing – legally – without a license. How? By taking advantage of ‘Free Fishing Weekend,’ scheduled for June 7-8.   During those two days, no license will be required to fish or gather shellfish

WDFW launches new family getaway planning website

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The Washington Department of Fish (WDFW) has some great ideas for people planning family vacations this year – and all of them involve fishing. Great Getaways, a new feature on the department’s website, showcases some of the state’s best family

WDFW seeks fishing gear manufacturers, retailers to serve on new advisory group

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OLYMPIA – The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is seeking applications through Feb. 14 for membership on a new advisory group that will provide guidance on increasing angler participation in Washington’s inland fisheries. Up to 15 qualified individuals

Bigger Trout Await Anglers on Biggest Opening Day

OLYMPIA, Wash. - Anglers preparing for opening day of the 2012 lowland lakes season on April 28 can expect to reel in trout that are one-third bigger this year.

With opening day fast approaching, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife