Good afternoon,


The 2013-15 Fish and Wildlife Commission (Commission) policy for North of Falcon (NOF) has expired.  The Commission is considering changes to the policy for the 2015-17 NOF processes and is soliciting for public comment. The policy with proposed changes is attached and can also be found at  The Department will present the policy including changes and comments received to the Commission during February.  If you wish to provide comments regarding the policy and proposed changes, send an email by January 31, 2015 to: (recreational), or (commercial).  If you wish to provide comments directly to the Commission, go to to determine when and where the North of Falcon Policy will be discussed.


The public meeting schedule for the 2015 North of Falcon process can be found at  As additional meetings are scheduled, the website will be update. 


Thank you and have a great day.


Ryan Lothrop

Puget Sound Recreational Salmon Fishery Manager

Fish Management Division

Washington Dept. of Fish and Wildlife

Work: 360.902.2808