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RECREATIONAL CRAB FISHING
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Most Puget Sound marine areas open to crabbing
Sport crab fisheries are underway in all Puget Sound marine areas.
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WILDLIFE HEALTH
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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 >>

SPECIES OF CONCERN
Photo:  Closeup of a fisher in a tree. WDFW seeks comments on draft status reviews for fisher, 5 whale species
State wildlife managers are seeking public input on their recommendations to keep the fisher and five species of large whales on Washington's list of endangered species. Learn more >>
 
   LATEST NEWS
Governor makes appointments to Fish and Wildlife Commission
Commission approves various changes for hunting seasons
Pier 86 on Seattle waterfront closes for public safety
State seeks new advisory committee member for Teanaway Community Forest; Applications accepted through Aug. 18
WDFW seeks public comment on draft North Cascades (Nooksack) Elk Herd Plan
State seeks input on Teanaway Community Forest recreation; Survey available through Aug. 24
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SHARE YOUR PHOTOS!
Share Your Photos! Share photos of your outdoors adventures with us! Use our online form to submit photos of hunting, fishing, wildlife watching, and outdoor recreation in Washington. Photos from the public may be featured on WDFW social media including Facebook and Instagram.
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WOLF MANAGEMENT
Closeup photo of Gray Wolf looking intently at the camera. Check for updates on WDFW’s efforts to reduce conflicts between wolves and livestock.
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ABOUT WDFW
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Wildlife Program reports summarize the current activities of our field and headquarters staff around the state.
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