Sockeye fisheries on the Baker and Skagit rivers will open at 12:01 a.m. Friday and run through 11:59 p.m. Sunday.
The state will allow recreational fishing on the Baker River from mouth to state Route 20 bridge and the Skagit River from the Dalles Bridge at Concrete to a point 200 feet above the east bank of the Baker River
State fisheries managers said the run of sockeye in the Baker River is above the number needed for spawning and hatchery egg-take needs. Both state and tribal fisheries are being opened to harvest available shares.
The daily limit …