2018 Statewide black bear harvest statistics

BMU Bear Management Unit Name Total Harvest Number Hunters Hunter Success Rate Hunter Days Days/Kill
1 COASTAL 268 3,414 8% 32,880 123
2 PUGET SOUND 94 1,876 5% 15,946 170
3 NORTH CASCADES 181 1,925 9% 14,705 81
4 SOUTH CASCADES 131 3,409 4% 28,783 220
5 OKANOGAN 136 1,483 9% 9,047 67
6 EAST CASCADES 277 4,439 6% 31,865 115
7 NORTHEASTERN 263 4,239 6% 29,111 111
8 BLUE MOUNTAINS 104 1,163 9% 7,848 76
9 COLUMBIA BASIN 14 136 10% 723 52

Totals

Total Harvest Number Hunters Hunter Success Rate Hunter Days Days/Kill
General Hunting Season Total 1,386 20,636 7% 170,905 123
Spring Bear Permit Hunt 97 432 23% n/a n/a
Recreational Harvest Total 1,483 21,068 n/a n/a n/a