Effective Dates: One hour before official sunrise to one hour after official sunset on April 11, 2015.
Species affected: Rainbow trout
Location: Tanwax Lake in Pierce County
Reason for action: To ensure a safe and successful event
Other information: This is a one-day event hosted by a non-profit organization called Heroes on the Water NW Chapter. On the day of the event, pre-registered veterans only will be permitted to fish throughout the lake from boats captained by Heroes on the Water volunteers.
Information Contact: Tara Livingood, Fish Biologist, Region 6, Tara.Livingood@dfw.wa.gov or 360-628-4223.
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.