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Photo of several bats hanging from cave wall with White Nose Syndrome White-nose Syndrome in Bats
A devastating bat disease called White-nose Syndrome is now in Washington. Help us monitor our bat populations by reporting sick or dead bats, or groups of bats. Learn more >>

Photo of the Puget Sound with Mt. Rainier in the background. Washington’s Wild Future
State fish and wildlife leaders are asking people to share their views on the priorities that should drive the WDFW over the next several years. The department just issued its first report on what we’ve heard to date and will continue to seek public input in 2016.
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Share Your Photos! Washingtonians have a new way to share their outdoor adventures with others who enjoy hunting, fishing and observing the natural world. WDFW is now accepting photos for a new online gallery of images submitted by people enjoying the great outdoors.
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Spring chinook fishing extension split between May, June on lower Columbia
Rochester angler breaks black rockfish sport fish record
WDFW seeks advisors for council on non-hunted wildlife species
WDFW's 2016 'Citizen Awards' honor volunteers' dedication to fish and wildlife
WDFW seeks applicants for positions on waterfowl advisory group
WDFW seeks comments on management plan for Klickitat Wildlife Area
WDFW seeks members for the Hunter Education Instructor Advisory Committee
Emergency Fishing Rule Changes >>
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Closeup photo of two salmon swimming underwater with mouths agape. Several Puget Sound-area marine, freshwater fisheries are closed
Several lakes and the lower sections of most rivers that flow into Puget Sound  closed to all fishing  on Sunday, May 1, when salmon and steelhead fishing also closed in the Sound. Learn more >>
Frequently Asked Questions: 2016 Puget Sound Salmon Fisheries
Statement from WDFW Director Jim Unsworth on Puget Sound fisheries
WDFW, tribes again call off talks on Puget Sound salmon fisheries

Photo of WDFW staff working in the field Wildlife Program Weekly Activity Reports
Wildlife Program reports summarize the current activities of our field and headquarters staff around the state.
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