Washington Dept. of Fish and Wildlife - Fishing, hunting, recreation

Orcas in Puget Sound
Kids with Dungeness crab
three turkeys in a field
A variety of edible backyard plants are displayed on a cutting board
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See which WDFW-managed wildlife areas and units are closed due to wildfire.  

WDFW Officers received a report on the morning of Aug. 3 of a human-black bear incident that occurred north of Lake Whatcom in central Whatcom County.

Wildlife managers confirmed a viral infection known as adenovirus hemorrhagic disease (AHD) is affecting deer around Goldendale this summer.

Starting Aug. 1, WDFW staff will use a drone to assess the effects of low water flows on bull trout movement and migration in Kittitas and Yakima counties.

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