WDFW's operating budget

The operating budget pays for the day-to-day expenses that support WDFW's stewardship of fish and wildlife resources in the state of Washington.

2021-2023 Operating Budget Request

Pie chart showing WDFW's 2017-19 operating budget
WDFW 2017-19 operating budget
Pie chart showing WDFW's major uses of state General Fund broken down by WDFW program for the 2017-19 biennium
Major uses of state General Fund broken down by WDFW program for the 2017-19 biennium
Pie chart showing WDFW's major uses of the state Wildlife Account broken down by WDFW program for the 2017-19 biennium
Major uses of the state Wildlife Account broken down by WDFW program for the 2017-19 biennium

Our Role in the Economy

Hunting, fishing and other outdoor recreation play a vital role in the state's economy.

Former Operating Budget Requests

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