July 19, 2018 / Katie Boer / Q13 Fox

Bellingham fishing derby forced to evolve with increasing shortage of salmon

Three days of derby all come down to this — the weigh in. Empty trailers sat ready and waiting in a packed parking lot at Squalicum Harbor Marina for hundreds of boaters to return Sunday after three days of fishing. Crab season officially opened up this weekend and anglers — marked by green flags — docked in Bellingham Bay to deliver their most prized possession, hoping to weigh in the catch of the derby. Read full feature here.

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