Washington Hunting News

West Virginia Joins Interstate Wildlife Violator Compact
Game law violators in West Virginia could face additional consequences for their actions under an interstate agreement recognizing suspension of hunting, fishing and trapping licenses in other states.
Still Time to Comment on Washington Wolf Plan
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) will continue to accept public comments for another month on a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) for a state wolf conservation and management plan.
Washington DFW Seeking Nominations
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is seeking nominations for its Game Management Advisory Council.
Cougar Hunting in Washington Suspended During Deer Season
Cougar hunting will be closed in six Washington counties during the statewide deer-hunting season that begins October 17, according to a reminder issued by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW).
Washington's Draft Wolf Management Plan Review
A three-month public comment period on a draft state wolf conservation and management plan has begun, and will include a dozen public meetings held by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW).
Evidence Shows MAIG Uses Names Without Permission
As a growing number of mayors in Ohio and around the country resign from Mayors Against Illegal Guns (MAIG), New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's gun control group, new evidence suggests some of their names have been added to the member list and used to promote Bloomberg's political agenda without their knowledge or permission.
Washington DFW Chooses Permanent Director
Phil Anderson, who has served as interim director of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) for more than nine months, has been chosen as the department's permanent director.
Washington Officers Tracking Cougar That Attacked Child
Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) officers are searching for a cougar that reportedly attacked a child yesterday in Stevens County.
Washington FWC Will Choose Director for WDFW Sept. 12th
The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission plans to select a permanent director for the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) during a public meeting Sept. 11-12 in Olympia.
Washington Restricts Transport of Carcasses from CWD Areas
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) reminds hunters who travel to other states that big game carcass transport back into Washington is restricted to reduce the risk of transmitting chronic wasting disease (CWD).