WACs > Title 220 > Chapter 220-40 > Section 220-40-015
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Willapa BayâGillnet gear specifications.
It is unlawful to fish for food fish in Willapa Bay for commercial purposes with gillnet gear or to possess food fish taken from those waters with gillnet gear unless:
(1) The gillnet does not exceed 1,500 feet in length along the cork line; and
(2) Except as otherwise provided in this chapter, the mesh size of the gillnet is not less than 5 inches or greater than 6-1/2 inches stretch measure.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 75.08.080. WSR 89-16-056 (Order 89-71), Â§ 220-40-015, filed 7/28/89, effective 8/28/89.]