Just in case you forgot it is time to renew your fishing and shell-fishing license, which expired this past Tuesday.
The new licenses are valid from April 1, 2009 to March 31, 2010. There are a wide range of licenses to buy but the most common are the annual freshwater license that costs $21.90, the saltwater license is $20.26 and the combo license that gets you covered on everything is $42.16.
Everyone 15 years and older must have a license. There are more than 600 license dealers across the state. The find the one nearest you go to wdfw.wa.gov/lic/vendors/vendors or visit the fisheries Web site at http://fishhunt.dfw.wa.gov or call 360-902-2464.