WDFW Commission Bans GPO Hunting in SCUBA spots

“The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission unanimously decided today to ban  giant Pacific octopus hunting across seven popular scuba sites in the Puget Sound.” – The Seattle Times

Included SCUBA Sites are:

1. Redondo Beach in Des Moines

2. Three Tree Point in Burien

3. Seacrest Park Coves 1, 2, and 3 near Alki Point and the Alki Beach Junk Yard in West Seattle

4. The Days Island Wall and an area next to Les Davis Fishing Pier in Tacoma

5. Deception Pass north of Oak Harbor


Full story here: http://blogs.seattletimes.com/today/2013/08/washington-commission-may-restrict-octopus-hunting/

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