Periodic Status Review - White Pelican

Rule-making status: Permanent

Rule Making Reference# P2023-02
This rule amendment reclassifies the American white pelican within WAC 220-200-100 “Wildlife classified as protected shall not be hunted or fished” from threatened to sensitive.

Public comments

The comment period has closed as of May 5, 2023.

To view comments submitted on this proposal, please visit the Periodic Status Review - White Pelican public engagement page.

Public hearing

May 12, 2023 at 8:00 am - View the Webinar Recording on TVW

Date adopted: May 12, 2023

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