03.24.17 - 2017-2018 Salmon Seasons
2017-18 Salmon Seasons Each year state, federal and tribal fishery managers gather to plan the Northwest's recreational and commercial salmon fisheries. This series of meetings – involving representatives from federal, state and tribal
03.24.17 - One Dead, One Barely Survives Mouse-Related Hantavirus in King County
SEATTLE – One man died and a woman got sick and barely survived from a mouse-related virus in King County this winter. Both people were diagnosed with Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome, which is contracted by breathing in
03.24.17 - Hydraulic Project Approval (HPA)
Hydraulic Project Approval (HPA) Welcome to the Hydraulic Project Approval (HPA) website for Washington State. Since 1943, anyone planning certain construction projects or activities in or near state waters has been required to obtain an
02.22.17 - Study of Wolves' Effects on Other Wildlife Gets Underway in Eastern Washington
Study of wolves' effects on other wildlife gets underway in eastern Washington     OLYMPIA -- The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) and the University of Washington (UW) have launched a collaborative study to
02.22.17 - WDFW Invites Public Comments on 12 Land Conservation Projects
WDFW invites public comments on 12 land conservation projects     OLYMPIA – The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is inviting public comments on 12 land conservation projects for potential funding that would
02.22.17 - WDFW Announces Changes to 2017 Ocean Bottomfish Fishery
WDFW announces changes to 2017 ocean bottomfish fishery     WDFW announces changes to 2017 ocean bottomfish fishery OLYMPIA – Anglers can expect changes to recreational bottomfish fisheries when ocean marine areas