Puget Sound Commercial Dungeness Crab Fishery
Rules and Regulations
Marine Fish-Shellfish Management and Catch Reporting Areas, Puget Sound.
San Juan Islands Marine Preserve Area.
General provisions - Shellfish.
Crab - General unlawful acts.
Puget Sound crab management regions.
Shellfish - Unlawful acts - Commercial.
Commercial shellfish pot gear - Escape mechanism required.
Definition - Commercial crab fishing.
Commercial crab licenses.
Commercial crab fishery - Unlawful acts.
Commercial crab fishery - Buoy tag, pot tag, and buoy requirements.
Commercial crab fishery - Shellfish pot requirements.
Commercial crab gear - Possession of another’s gear and tag tampering.
Crab fishery -- Seasons and areas - Puget Sound.
Commercial crab fishery - Gear limits - Puget Sound and Marine Fish-Shellfish Management and Catch Reporting Areas.
Fish receiving ticket definitions.
When state of Washington fish receiving tickets are required.
When state of Washington fish receiving tickets are not required.
Distribution of copies of shellfish receiving ticket.
Signatures - Fish receiving tickets.
Fish receiving ticket accountability.
Duties of commercial purchasers and receivers.
Duties of commercial fishers.
Dealer and buyer plates.
Commercial food fish and shellfish transportation ticket.
Sale under a direct retail endorsement.
Licensing & Permits
Living with Wildlife
Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife
Private Lands Hunting Access
Water Access Sites
Find a license dealer
Maps & Data Products
Report a Violation
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