Washington Razor clam dig approved for April 7 through April 9

Action: Opens Razor clam season

Effective date: 12:01 a.m. April 7 through 11:59 a.m. April 9, 2012.

Digging is only allowed from 12: 01 a.m. through 11:59 a.m. each day.

Species affected: Razor clams

The specific low tides for this opener:

  • April 7, Saturday (7: 36 a.m., -1.2 ft.): Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Mocrocks, Kalaloch
  • April 8, Sunday (8: 23 a.m., -1.5 ft.): Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Mocrocks, Kalaloch
  • April 9, Monday (9: 11 a.m., -1.5 ft.): Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Kalaloch

Location:

  • Twin Harbors Beach, which extends from Cape Shoalwater to the south jetty at the mouth of Grays Harbor.
  • Long Beach, which extends from the Columbia River to Leadbetter Point.
  • Mocrocks Beach, which extends from the Copalis River to the southern boundary of the Quinault Reservation near the Moclips River, including Iron Springs, Roosevelt Beach, Pacific Beach and Moclips.
  • Kalaloch, Olympic National Park South Beach Campground to Brown?s Point (just south of Olympic National Park Beach Trail #3).


Reason for action: Harvestable numbers of razor clams are available.

Information contact: Dan Ayres (360) 249-4628, Region 6 Montesano

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