We are now accepting public comments on draft guidance designed to improve how commercial marine net pens are authorized, overseen, and managed in Washington.
This guidance was developed by the state departments that have a role in authorizing or permitting net pen activities in state inland marine waters: Agriculture, Ecology, Fish and Wildlife, and Natural Resources.
On behalf of this interagency team, we are accepting comments on the following draft document:
This comment period is being held from June 1, 2021 through June 21, 2021.
Please visit our Marine Net Pen webpage for additional details.