2024-2026 Season Setting

Rule-making status: Permanent

Rule making reference #P2023-18 

For the upcoming 3-year season setting, the department is considering rule changes for the following topics: Deer, elk, moose, bighorn sheep, mountain goat, equipment, waterfowl, trapping, small and upland game, landowner hunting permits and raffle hunts, and other related rule changes as needed.

Public comments

To view and submit comments, please visit the season setting public engagement page.

Public comment has closed on this. 

Public hearing

March 26, 2024 at 1:00 p.m. -view the Zoom webinar recording

Topic: Season Setting Director Hearing


For more information

Staff Contact: Heather Bonagofski at Heather.Bonagofski@dfw.wa.gov

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