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) Fishery managers rescind moratorium on Columbia River sturgeon fishinghttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug3115a/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug3115a/Mon, 31 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0700WDFW invites public to help identify conservation and recreation prioritieshttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug2815a/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug2815a/Fri, 28 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0700Positions open on Columbia River Salmon and Steelhead Recreational Anglers Boardhttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug2815b/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug2815b/Fri, 28 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0700North coast of Washington reopens to crab fishinghttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug2815c/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug2815c/Fri, 28 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0700Anglers allowed two chinook salmon off Ilwaco beginning Saturdayhttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug2715b/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug2715b/Thu, 27 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0700Most of Puget Sound closes to crabbing Sept. 7; summer catch reports due Oct. 1http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug2715a/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug2715a/Thu, 27 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0700Buoy 10 chinook fishery to close Friday after record catch rateshttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug2715c/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug2715c/Thu, 27 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0700Anglers must release wild chinook at Buoy 10 fishery starting Aug. 24http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug2115a/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug2115a/Fri, 21 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0700Commission rejects petition to rescind cougar guidelineshttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug2115b/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug2115b/Fri, 21 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0700Neah Bay reopens daily for chinook retentionhttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug1915a/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug1915a/Wed, 19 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0700WDFW seeks nominations for Willapa Bay salmon advisory grouphttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug1815a/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug1815a/Tue, 18 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0700Drought conditions prompt WDFW to limit suction dredging, other activities in rivershttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug1415a/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug1415a/Fri, 14 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0700Target shooting at Methow Wildlife Area closed to reduce wildfire riskhttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug1415b/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug1415b/Fri, 14 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0700WDFW extends comment period on wild steelhead management zones in Puget Sound rivershttp://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug1315a/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug1315a/Thu, 13 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0700Anglers allowed 2 chinook off Westport; Neah Bay re-opens for chinook Aug. 14-15http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug1215a/http://wdfw.wa.gov/news/aug1215a/Wed, 12 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0700