WDFW News Releases News Releases issued by Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife http://wdfw.wa.gov/ State Government en-us webmaster@dfw.wa.gov (WDFW Webmaster) States set initial fishing season for Columbia River spring chinookhttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb2317a/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb2317a/Thu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0800One-day smelt fishery set to open on Cowlitz Riverhttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb2117a/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb2117a/Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0800WDFW announces changes to 2017 ocean bottomfish fisheryhttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb1717a/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb1717a/Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0800WDFW invites public comments on 12 land conservation projectshttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb1717b/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb1717b/Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0800Razor clam dig begins Feb. 23, more proposed through Aprilhttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb1617a/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb1617a/Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0800Spring black bear hunt applications due Feb. 28http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb1517a/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb1517a/Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0800Study of wolves' effects on other wildlife gets underway in eastern Washingtonhttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb1517b/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb1517b/Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0800WDFW invites public to attend meeting on 2017 salmon forecastshttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb1317a/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb1317a/Mon, 13 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0800Investigation of gull deaths near Port of Tacoma continueshttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb0917a/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb0917a/Thu, 09 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0800WDFW seeks public comments on proposed 2017-18 hunting seasonshttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb0817a/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb0817a/Wed, 08 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0800Commission to discuss Grays Harbor, Willapa Bay salmon fisherieshttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb0717a/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb0717a/Tue, 07 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0800Sections of Chief Joseph Wildlife Area closed until April to protect deer, elkhttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb0317a/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb0317a/Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0800Fishery managers delay decisions on smelt, other Columbia fisherieshttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb0117a/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb0117a/Wed, 01 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0800Razor clam dig starts Feb. 7 on 3 ocean beacheshttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb0117b/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/feb0117b/Wed, 01 Feb 2017 00:00:00 -0800WDFW seeks comments on draft status report for yellow-billed cuckooshttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/jan3017a/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/jan3017a/Mon, 30 Jan 2017 00:00:00 -0800