Stories tagged: wdfw
Fri., July 19, 2019, 6 a.m.
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife reminds prospective hunters to complete their hunter education class before hunting season.
Mon., July 15, 2019, 6 a.m.
Despite facing a $20 million budget shortfall, Washington’s wildlife management agency will not be making significant cuts.
Sun., July 14, 2019, 5:30 a.m.
Wolves, bears, prescribed burning and more were discussed during a virtual Q&A session Monday.
UPDATED: Thu., July 11, 2019, 3:02 p.m.
A wolf pack in northeast Washington with a history of attacking cattle will be targeted by state shooters this week.
Tue., July 9, 2019, 6 a.m.
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is seeking applicants for its Game Management Advisory Council.
Thu., April 4, 2019, 1:27 p.m.
The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission will set 2019 hunting seasons, hear public input on suction dredging and review wolf population information starting Friday.
Sat., March 9, 2019
A big trap and lots of bait left almost 30 bighorn sheep on Chelan Butte with either a new home, or a fancy new tracking collar. On Feb. 21, Washington …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 16, 2019, 1:43 p.m.
Two of Washington’s most famous and accomplished employees died in 2018: Mishka and Cash, the Karelian Bear Dogs.
Thu., Dec. 13, 2018, 12:49 p.m.
The state’s wildlife commission will discuss Columbia River salmon management policies and take public comments on Lower Columbia sturgeon management Friday and Saturday.
Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 5:26 p.m.
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is accepting letters of interest through Dec. 31 for membership on its Master Hunter Advisory Group.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 1:20 p.m.
The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission will discuss the management of Columbia River fisheries Nov. 1 through 3, Thursday through Saturday, including a one-day information-sharing workshop with its Oregon counterpart.
UPDATED: Tue., July 10, 2018, 7:49 a.m.
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife isn’t ready to roll out changes to a wolf-data sharing system.
Thu., April 5, 2018, 3:57 p.m.
ENFORCEMENT – Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife police seized weapons from illegal target shooters, last week. While paroling near Stemilt Basin, near Quincy, two WDFW officers came across three …
UPDATED: Mon., March 26, 2018, 6:18 p.m.
LITTERING – A Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife officer is looking for information leading to the identification of a littering suspect. On Jan 15, officer Curt Wood discovered a …
UPDATED: Fri., March 2, 2018, 3:13 p.m.
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife has started searching for a new director.
UPDATED: Fri., July 21, 2017, 10:47 p.m.
The small public meeting on Wednesday in Colfax was not normal bureaucracy. No charts on the wall with Post-it notes for comments. No three-minute testimony time. It was an honest …
Thu., July 6, 2017, 3:44 p.m.
Wildlife managers are monitoring 32 endangered pygmy rabbits evacuated from a state-managed breeding facility scorched by a wildfire last week in Douglas County near Quincy.
Wed., Jan. 20, 2016, 3:23 p.m.
Every time the state Department of Fish and Wildlife obtains new land through grant funding or a partnership with a conservation group, it’s in many ways a win-win for anybody …
Thu., Sept. 5, 2013
Some sportsmen will have reservations about a new online hunting access program in Eastern Washington this season. Others will log-in to the possibilities. The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife …