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Report a Poacher or Other Violation

Non-emergency Dangerous Wildlife Complaints
1-877-933-9847

More information on
Dangerous Wildlife Complaints

For more information on
hunting, please contact the
WDFW Wildlife Program.
Phone: 360-902-2515
wildthing@dfw.wa.gov

Hunter’s Code of Conduct
The code emphasizes the need for hunters to show respect for wildlife and to be considerate of non-hunters.

 

 

 
 
Regulations & Seasons
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Important Hunting Information Dates

Questions
2014 Hunting Season Licenses Available

December 1, 2013

2014 Spring Turkey Pamphlet Available - Online

Early March 2014

2014 Spring Turkey Pamphlet Available - Printed Copy

Late March 2014

2014 Big Game Hunting Seasons and Rules Available - Online

Mid-April 2014

2014 Big Game Hunting Seasons and Rules Available - Printed Copy

Late April 2014

2014 Raffle Tickets Must Be Purchased By

July 15, 2014

2014 Migratory Waterfowl and Upland Game Seasons Available - Online

Mid-August 2014

2014 Migratory Waterfowl and Upland Game Seasons Available - Printed Copy

Late August 2014

Application Related Dates
2015 Spring Bear Special Permit Application Available

January 2-February 28, 2015

2015 Spring Bear Special Permit Submission Due

February 28, 2015

2015 Multi-Season Permits Application Available

December 1, 2014 - March 31, 2015

2015 Multi-Season Permit Submission Deadline

March 31, 2015

2015 Special Permit Application Available

April 22-May 22, 2015

2015 Special Permit Application Submission Due

May 22, 2015

2015 Multi-Season Tag Purchase Deadline (if drawn)

August 31, 2014

Harvest Report Related Dates
2013 Game Status and Trend Report

November 2013

Harvest Report for Previous Year Estimated Availability

Mid-May

Band-Tailed Pigeon Harvest Report Deadline

September 30, 2013

Big Game Harvest Report Due
(for Incentive Permit Drawing Eligibility)

January 10, 2014

Big Game Harvest Report Deadline

No later than January 31, 2015,
unless your special hunt or
late season goes past this date.

Turkey Harvest Report Deadline

January 31, 2015

Brant Harvest Report Deadline

February 15, 2014

Sea Duck Harvest Report Deadline

February 15, 2014

Snow Goose Harvest Report Deadline

February 15, 2014