FISH WASHINGTON
Fish Washington icon: Trout leaping out of wather with mountains and sunrise in the backdrop.
Fish Washington: One stop for where's, when's and how's of fishing in Washington.
Columbia River and ocean fishing seasons
Catch a fish, win a prize
Fishing Seasons & Rules
Trout Stocking Reports

WILDLIFE HEALTH
Photo of several bats hanging from cave wall with White Nose Syndrome White-nose Syndrome in Bats
A devastating bat disease called White-nose Syndrome is now in Washington. Help us monitor our bat populations by reporting sick or dead bats, or groups of bats. Learn more >>

OFFICE OF THE DIRECTOR
Photo of the Puget Sound with Mt. Rainier in the background. Washington’s Wild Future
State fish and wildlife leaders are asking people to share their views on the priorities that should drive the WDFW over the next several years. The department just issued its first report on what we’ve heard to date and will continue to seek public input in 2016.
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SHARE YOUR PHOTOS!
Share Your Photos! Washingtonians have a new way to share their outdoor adventures with others who enjoy hunting, fishing and observing the natural world. WDFW is now accepting photos for a new online gallery of images submitted by people enjoying the great outdoors.
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   LATEST NEWS
WDFW seeks applicants for positions on waterfowl advisory group
Rochester angler breaks black rockfish sport fish record
WDFW's 2016 'Citizen Awards' honor volunteers' dedication to fish and wildlife
WDFW seeks comments on management plan for Klickitat Wildlife Area
WDFW seeks members for the Hunter Education Instructor Advisory Committee
New collaboration gives local students inside view of marine science
State's fisher recovery efforts help to avert federal ESA listing
Emergency Fishing Rule Changes >>
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PUGET SOUND FISHING SEASONS
Closeup photo of two salmon swimming underwater with mouths agape. Several Puget Sound-area marine, freshwater fisheries are closed
Several lakes and the lower sections of most rivers that flow into Puget Sound  closed to all fishing  on Sunday, May 1, when salmon and steelhead fishing also closed in the Sound. Learn more >>
Frequently Asked Questions: 2016 Puget Sound Salmon Fisheries
Statement from WDFW Director Jim Unsworth on Puget Sound fisheries
WDFW, tribes again call off talks on Puget Sound salmon fisheries

ABOUT WDFW
Photo of WDFW staff working in the field Wildlife Program Weekly Activity Reports
Wildlife Program reports summarize the current activities of our field and headquarters staff around the state.
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2016 WDFW Fishing Derby
   HUNTER REPORTING
Online Hunter Reporting
iPads and iPhones are not compatible with the hunter reporting tool. To avoid problems please report online with a regular computer or by telephone at 877-945-3492.
   I WANT TO...
Purchase and Submit Applications Online
Donate to WDFW's Youth Outdoors Initiative
Report lost or stolen shellfishing gear
Volunteer for WDFW
Purchase a hunting or fishing license
Report Wildlife Observations
Apply for a Hydraulic Project Approval (HPA)
Join the WDFW Mailing Lists
Click here to Report a Poacher/Violation
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Fishing Seasons and Regulations
Hunting Seasons and Regulations
Hunter Education
Wildlife Areas
Water Access Sites
Project and Planning Assistance
Regional Offices
WDFW Publications
WDFW Rules Information Center
Public Records Disclosure
The Weekender Report The Weekender Report
The latest in fish and wildlife recreational opportunities across Washington State.
   FEATURES
Wildlife Program Weekly Activity Reports
Public Clam & Oyster Beaches
Species and Ecosystem Science
WDFW Image Gallery
ADA Access
ADA Access
Hunting, Fishing, and Wildlife Viewing for persons with a disability.
 
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