WDFW COVID-19 response and updates

Last updated: March 28, 2022

WDFW Offices, Hatcheries, & Outreach

On Monday, March 21, some WDFW facilities reopened to the public, including regional offices. Read the news release for more details

Please review the regional pages for regional office customer service hours and other local facility restrictions.


  • Changes to animal sealing: When you harvest a bighorn sheep, black bear, bobcat, cougar, mountain goat, river otter, any other animal that requires sealing or pinning this season, you must schedule an inspection through a regional office or Olympia headquarters. 

  • Hunter Education and Master Hunter Permit Program: WDFW is offering in-person hunter education classes, and also has an online course option. Visit the hunter education webpage for details.