Stories tagged: wdfw
Tue., Sept. 3, 2019
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife has assembled an internal working group to develop recommended changes to the cougar hunting seasons.
Fri., Aug. 30, 2019
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife commission will hold a special meeting at 8 a.m. Tuesday.
Fri., July 19, 2019
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife reminds prospective hunters to complete their hunter education class before hunting season.
Mon., July 15, 2019
Despite facing a $20 million budget shortfall, Washington’s wildlife management agency will not be making significant cuts.
Sun., July 14, 2019
Wolves, bears, prescribed burning and more were discussed during a virtual Q&A session Monday.
UPDATED: Thu., July 11, 2019
A wolf pack in northeast Washington with a history of attacking cattle will be targeted by state shooters this week.
Tue., July 9, 2019
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is seeking applicants for its Game Management Advisory Council.
Thu., April 4, 2019
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
Two of Washington’s most famous and accomplished employees died in 2018: Mishka and Cash, the Karelian Bear Dogs.
Thu., Dec. 13, 2018
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
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
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
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife isn’t ready to roll out changes to a wolf-data sharing system.
Thu., April 5, 2018
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
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
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife has started searching for a new director.
UPDATED: Fri., July 21, 2017
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
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
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 …