Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) media contacts are listed below along with links to WDFW social media accounts.
Visit the newsroom for news releases, blog posts, and agency, Director, and Fish and Wildlife Commission statements.
Communications Division Manager
Columbia basin fisheries, non-salmon fisheries and hatcheries, shellfish, Western Native Trout Initiative, seals and sea lions
Wildlife, birds, whales, hunter education, hunting regulations, threatened and endangered species, climate change
WDFW-managed lands & water access areas; habitat restoration & protection; southern resident killer whales; recreation
Becky Elder - On leave until spring 2023, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 360-902-2250
WDFW Police, enforcement issues, poaching, public safety response
Seattle area media inquiries, North Puget Sound region (Region 4) issues, aquatic invasive species including European green crab emergency
Wolves and Eastern Washington issues (Regions 1, 2, and 3)
Saltwater fisheries, coastal steelhead, salmon hatcheries, fishing regulations