According to a press release from the Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife (WDFW), 5 days of razor clam digs have been approved for the following dates.
Jan. 27, Friday, 6:26 p.m.; -0.5 feet; Copalis
Jan. 28, Saturday, 7:01 p.m.; -0.6 feet; Copalis
Jan. 29, Sunday, 7:37 p.m.; -0.5 feet; Copalis, Mocrocks
Jan. 30, Monday, 8:13 p.m.; -0.3 feet; Copalis, Mocrocks
Jan. 31, Tuesday, 8:50 p.m.; 0.2 feet; Copalis, Mocrocks
Under state law, diggers at open beaches can take 15 razor clams per day and are required to keep the first 15 they dig. Each digger’s clams must be kept in a separate container.
All diggers age 15 or older must have an applicable 2016-17 fishing license to harvest razor clams on any beach. Licenses, ranging from a three-day razor clam license to an annual combination fishing license, are available on WDFW’s website at https://fishhunt.dfw.wa.gov and from license vendors around the state.