The Puget Sound Anglers Sno-King Chapter Edmonds Coho Derby is Saturday, Sept. 7.
Cost is $30 by Friday, Sept. 6. First place for the largest coho is $5,000; second is $2,000; and third is $1,000.
Money from the derby goes into enhancing sportsfishing through FishNW and promoting sportfishing. The club’s charity funds also go to kids fishing, Everett Central Lion’s Club Derby for the Blind, Wounded Warriors fishing, Food Banks and NW Straits Commission to clean up derelict nets.
For derby details, go to http://www.fisharc.com/derbies/55-2013_Edmonds_Coho_Derby_Limited/page/1868-Derby_Home or 206-920-2468 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The event is also part of the Northwest Salmon Derby Series, which hosts 15 derbies throughout the year. Drawing for a Grand Prize Derby Series fully-equipped 21-foot River Hawk boat will be presented to one lucky winner on Sept. 22 during the Everett Coho Derby Sept. 21-22. Anglers participating in derby events after Sept. 22 will be entered to win the 2014 Series grand prize. For details, go to http://www.northwestsalmonderbyseries.com/.