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48.42329 -122.08534
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47.55045 -122.71859
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47.28156 -122.88698
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47.03252 -122.95075
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47.85132 -117.67836
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46.64004 -117.71402
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New rules for fishing guides brings new ad-hoc committee; candidates needed  KXRO NewsradioOlympia, WA – The Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife will begin requiring fishing guides to provide new information about their catches and locations ... New rules for fishing guides brings new ad-hoc committee; candidates needed - KXRO Newsradio 19 Aug 19, 12:08:03
Dangerous Fish That Can Kill You!  Outdoor Life MagazineFind out what commonly targeted fish species are actually killer fish––fish that have been known to kill an angler if they're not careful. Also, learn the most ... Dangerous Fish That Can Kill You! - Outdoor Life Magazine 24 Jul 19, 01:07:15
Salmon fisheries to reopen for many southwest Washington waters  The Daily WorldAction: Restores daily harvest limits for salmon as published in the 2019-20 Washington Sport Fishing Rules pamphlet. Salmon fisheries to reopen for many southwest Washington waters - The Daily World 30 Jul 19, 02:07:00
OUTDOORS: Banner fishing days along the kelp line  Peninsula Daily NewsAlso: DFW seeks fishing guide advisers; hunters eligible to buy unsold deer and elk tags. OUTDOORS: Banner fishing days along the kelp line - Peninsula Daily News 14 Aug 19, 08:08:59
Trained team rescues whale ‘hog-tied' in rope near Washington's Olympic Peninsula  KTVI Fox 2 St. LouisOLYMPIC PENINSULA, WA (KPTV) — A trained team worked to free a humpback whale that was “hog-tied” in rope near the tip of Washington's Olympic ... Trained team rescues whale ‘hog-tied' in rope near Washington's Olympic Peninsula - KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis 11 Aug 19, 05:08:00
Outdoors What's Happening: July 25, 2016  Yakima Herald-RepublicThe Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife will lead a weekend workshop to teach women the basics of fishing, hunting, outdoor stewardship and more at ... Outdoors What's Happening: July 25, 2016 - Yakima Herald-Republic 24 Jul 19, 02:07:00
WDFW FISHING RULE CHANGE: Barbless hooks to become voluntary in portions of the Columbia River and tributaries (revised)  Access WashingtonAction: Revises the list of waters where barbless hooks are now voluntary for salmon and steelhead directed fisheries in the mainstem Columbia River from ... WDFW FISHING RULE CHANGE: Barbless hooks to become voluntary in portions of the Columbia River and tributaries (revised) - Access Washington 11 Jun 19, 02:06:00
WDFW FISHING RULE CHANGE: Lake Roosevelt white sturgeon fishery  Access WashingtonAction: Opens a harvest fishery for white sturgeon in Lake Roosevelt. Effective date: Open 7 days per week beginning June 15, 2019 until further notice. Species ... WDFW FISHING RULE CHANGE: Lake Roosevelt white sturgeon fishery - Access Washington 03 Apr 19, 02:04:00
Barbless hooks to become voluntary on much of Columbia River and tributaries  Chinook ObserverOLYMPIA — Anglers on a large portion of the Columbia River and many of its tributaries will no longer be required to use barbless hooks when fishing for ... Barbless hooks to become voluntary on much of Columbia River and tributaries - Chinook Observer 31 May 19, 02:05:00
July 25, 2019 HEADLINES – Northern Kittitas County Tribune  nkctribune.comFRONT PAGE NEWS: Hatchery serves up savory Salmon – (photos); Burn Ban is on for Cle Elum and South Cle Elum; Goodbye Washington fishing derbies? July 25, 2019 HEADLINES – Northern Kittitas County Tribune - nkctribune.com 25 Jul 19, 02:07:00
Outdoors Report: Contemplating Suckerfish and Reel Temptations | Sports | chronline.com  Centralia ChronicleMy first thought as I snuck up on the group of agitated anglers was to break the bad news over them all at once. As I followed their footsteps through. Outdoors Report: Contemplating Suckerfish and Reel Temptations | Sports | chronline.com - Centralia Chronicle 16 Aug 19, 05:08:00
Hunting & Fishing Report: Morning Regret and Making Good Time in the Mountains  Centralia ChronicleCALGARY, Alberta — The immensity of the landscape wasn't obvious at first, mostly because we were driving in the dead of night. Still, the awe inspiring ... Hunting & Fishing Report: Morning Regret and Making Good Time in the Mountains - Centralia Chronicle 19 Jul 19, 02:07:00
OUTDOORS: Ocean, Sekiu halibut seasons off to good start, rougher conditions inside Strait of Juan de Fuca  Peninsula Daily NewsEditors note: Updated to include reports on the halibut opener on the Strait of Juan de Fuca. OUTDOORS: Ocean, Sekiu halibut seasons off to good start, rougher conditions inside Strait of Juan de Fuca - Peninsula Daily News 03 May 19, 02:05:00
Chehalis River and Tributaries Closed to Fishing • Newstalk KBKW  Newstalk KBKWUPDATE: https://kbkw.com/676833-2/. - Advertisement -. The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife says the Chehalis River and its tributaries are closed ... Chehalis River and Tributaries Closed to Fishing • Newstalk KBKW - Newstalk KBKW 03 Jul 19, 02:07:00
Alan Liere's fishing-hunting report for April 25  The Spokesman-ReviewThe St. Joe River is on the high side of fishable and has begun to come up again. Skwalas have been the No. 1 game recently and March Browns are starting to ... Alan Liere's fishing-hunting report for April 25 - The Spokesman-Review 24 Apr 19, 02:04:00
Trout season opens Saturday: Here's where to catch them  The Daily HeraldSome 2.1 million were planted in area lakes for anglers to contend with on Saturday. Trout season opens Saturday: Here's where to catch them - The Daily Herald 26 Apr 19, 02:04:00
Eastern Washington steelhead fishery change  Goldendale SentinelAction: Change the daily limit on steelhead to one hatchery fish. Anglers must stop fishing for steelhead once they reach the daily limit. Effective. Eastern Washington steelhead fishery change - Goldendale Sentinel 23 Jan 19, 02:01:00
Invasive predator alarmingly close to critical salmon habitat on Columbia River  KING5.comAn invasive predator is threatening to sink millions of dollars in salmon and steelhead recovery, and it's inching closer to creating a crisis on the Columbia River. Invasive predator alarmingly close to critical salmon habitat on Columbia River - KING5.com 12 Nov 18, 02:11:00
Fishing to close Monday on the Chehalis River and some tributaries  The Daily WorldAction: Closes fishing on the Chehalis River and some tributaries beginning May 13. Effective date: May 13, 2019 through June 30, 2019. Species affected: All ... Fishing to close Monday on the Chehalis River and some tributaries - The Daily World 10 May 19, 02:05:00
Alan Liere's fishing-hunting report for Feb. 21  The Spokesman-ReviewThe Spokane River is probably the only river in the immediate area where you'll have a chance of catching a trout, and it is definitely a nymph game right now. Alan Liere's fishing-hunting report for Feb. 21 - The Spokesman-Review 20 Feb 19, 02:02:00
Dismal local outlook for upcoming salmon season  The Daily HeraldAside from coho, the forecast for the upcoming salmon season on local rivers is 'very discouraging.' Dismal local outlook for upcoming salmon season - The Daily Herald 09 Mar 19, 02:03:00
Dates set for sturgeon retention fishing in Columbia River estuary  OregonLiveOregon and Washington biologists set the year's first retention season Thursday. Dates set for sturgeon retention fishing in Columbia River estuary - OregonLive 28 Mar 19, 02:03:00
Lake Sylvia Free Kids Fishing Derby this weekend  KXRO NewsradioWashington State Parks will be inviting kids 15 and under to the lake this weekend to take part in the annual Kids Fishing Derby at Lake Sylvia State Park, ... Lake Sylvia Free Kids Fishing Derby this weekend - KXRO Newsradio 05 Jun 19, 02:06:00
Free fishing weekend in Washington and Idaho coming up  FOX 28 SpokaneWashingtonians and Idahoans will be able to fish on for free next weekend. The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife says its "Free Fishing Weekend" ... Free fishing weekend in Washington and Idaho coming up - FOX 28 Spokane 31 May 19, 02:05:00
Teach a kid to fish: 6 local derbies scheduled for trout season  The Daily HeraldHere's how to get youngsters hooked on the sport — even if Mom and Dad don't fish themselves. Teach a kid to fish: 6 local derbies scheduled for trout season - The Daily Herald 14 Apr 19, 02:04:00
Free Fishing Weekend  DailyflyCLARKSTON, WA – Tomorrow starts free fishing weekend in Washington State. That means you don't need a license to reel in a big one. You'll still have to ... Free Fishing Weekend - Dailyfly 07 Jun 19, 02:06:00
Sturgeon fishing to open on lower Columbia River  Daily AstorianFishermen will get a brief shot at landing white sturgeon on the lower Columbia River beginning in May. Sturgeon fishing to open on lower Columbia River - Daily Astorian 29 Mar 19, 02:03:00
Alan Liere's fishing-hunting report for March 14  The Spokesman-ReviewThere is still time for a couple of more days of trout fishing on the Spokane River, as it closes Friday from Nine Mile Dam upstream to the Washington/Idaho State ... Alan Liere's fishing-hunting report for March 14 - The Spokesman-Review 13 Mar 19, 02:03:00
Matt Liere's fishing-hunting report for May 23  The Spokesman-ReviewHeavy rains took a toll on local rivers, leaving several completely blown out. With luck, the current break in the weather will allow more manageable water levels ... Matt Liere's fishing-hunting report for May 23 - The Spokesman-Review 24 May 19, 02:05:00
See the new Washington laws now in effect  KING5.comHundreds of bills signed by Gov. Jay Inslee went into effect July 28. Those include a number of high-profile rules and laws that caught the public's attention ... See the new Washington laws now in effect - KING5.com 30 Jun 19, 02:06:00
Why are so many gray whales dying in WA?  Crosscut“Who wouldn't want a piece of baleen or a giant whale vertebra?” says John Calambokidis, a biologist with Cascadia Research Collective, from a 24-foot ... Why are so many gray whales dying in WA? - Crosscut 14 May 19, 02:05:00
Fire results in bigger, more plentiful fish in Black Pine Lake  The Daily HeraldFire danger closed the lake near Twisp for most of last summer allowing the fish to grow. Fire results in bigger, more plentiful fish in Black Pine Lake - The Daily Herald 05 Jun 19, 02:06:00
Two tough years for tuna Pacific Northwest fishermen  OregonLive.comASTORIA — One skipper said it was his worst season in 15 years of fishing. Another classified it a "weird" year with scattered schools and undersized fish. Two tough years for tuna Pacific Northwest fishermen - OregonLive.com 16 Nov 18, 02:11:00
The 'ghost bears' of Washington state  KUOW News and InformationI asked him if I could go out into the field with him. Two weeks later, the bear biologist calls me up, tells me it's time – let's go see a bear. He picked me up, but ... The 'ghost bears' of Washington state - KUOW News and Information 28 May 19, 02:05:00
No boat? No problem — public fishing piers attract anglers  The Daily HeraldFrom Edmonds to Kayak Point, there are places for landlubbers to drop a line in saltwater. No boat? No problem — public fishing piers attract anglers - The Daily Herald 20 Jul 18, 02:07:00
Mike Petersen and David Cloe: Support for Washington's fish and wildlife yields dividends for state  The Spokesman-ReviewThe Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife has a huge task: balance the needs of hundreds of wildlife species, provide great habitat so Washingtonians ... Mike Petersen and David Cloe: Support for Washington's fish and wildlife yields dividends for state - The Spokesman-Review 28 Mar 19, 02:03:00
Hunting and Fishing Report: Saying Goodbye to the Snowman  Centralia ChronicleIf you've ever seen The Snowman through a child's eyes then you already know — You're familiar with the pang of emptiness that fills the air when the ... Hunting and Fishing Report: Saying Goodbye to the Snowman - Centralia Chronicle 14 Feb 19, 02:02:00
Salmon Season Opens Saturday In Clarkston  DailyflyCLARKSTON, WA – Salmon season opens on Saturday in certain areas of the Snake River in Washington. The Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife is ... Salmon Season Opens Saturday In Clarkston - Dailyfly 07 May 19, 02:05:00
Netflix's ‘Battlefish' follows the adventures of tuna fishing boats off the Washington-Oregon border  The Seattle TimesWhile the fisheries of Alaska and New England have had their day on the screen, the new, bingeable Netflix docuseries “Battlefish” — following the men and ... Netflix's ‘Battlefish' follows the adventures of tuna fishing boats off the Washington-Oregon border - The Seattle Times 03 Oct 18, 02:10:00
Washington state fishing season opens tomorrow  FOX 28 SpokaneThe wait for fishing season in Washington is almost over. Fish hatcheries are working hard to stock lakes across the state, and bait shops are preparing for the. Washington state fishing season opens tomorrow - FOX 28 Spokane 26 Apr 19, 02:04:00
WDFW FISHING RULE CHANGE: Changes to daily limit for hatchery chinook in sections of the Snake River  Access WashingtonAction: Effective immediately, anglers fishing two sections of the Snake River can keep two adult spring chinook as part of their daily limit of six hatchery chinook. WDFW FISHING RULE CHANGE: Changes to daily limit for hatchery chinook in sections of the Snake River - Access Washington 31 May 18, 02:05:00
Storm damage at fish hatchery could impact sport fishing, orca food source  Q13 News SeattleKITSAP PENINSULA, Wash. – A salmon hatchery on the Kitsap Peninsula is still recovering after last week's wild wind and rain storm. Millions of fish died after a ... Storm damage at fish hatchery could impact sport fishing, orca food source - Q13 News Seattle 19 Dec 18, 02:12:00
WA lawmakers pass on whale-watching ban aimed at helping orcas  CrosscutWashington legislators came into their 2019 session brimming with proposals to help rescue Puget Sound's imperiled orcas. But now they have dropped one of ... WA lawmakers pass on whale-watching ban aimed at helping orcas - Crosscut 08 Apr 19, 02:04:00
The decline of salmon adds to the struggle of Puget Sound's orcas  The Spokesman-ReviewThe crew of the Bell M. Shimada hauled in the net, long as a football field and teeming with life. Scientists, off the coast of Washington for a week on this June ... The decline of salmon adds to the struggle of Puget Sound's orcas - The Spokesman-Review 31 Mar 19, 02:03:00
Alan Liere's fishing-hunting report for June 27  The Spokesman-ReviewFly fishermen at Fish Lake near Cheney say they are doing well along the pads straight across from the access. They are catching rainbow and brookies along ... Alan Liere's fishing-hunting report for June 27 - The Spokesman-Review 26 Jun 19, 02:06:00
Wildfire forces evacuations, burns thousands of acres in Washington state  AccuWeather.comA raging wildfire in central Washington triggered local evacuations and air quality concerns across the state. The fast-moving fire spread rapidly on Tuesday ... Wildfire forces evacuations, burns thousands of acres in Washington state - AccuWeather.com 08 Jun 19, 02:06:00
Hundreds of bubble streams link biology, seismology off Washington's coast  UW TodayOff the coast of Washington, columns of bubbles rise from the seafloor, as if evidence of a sleeping dragon lying below. But these bubbles are methane that is ... Hundreds of bubble streams link biology, seismology off Washington's coast - UW Today 21 Mar 19, 02:03:00
Columbia salmon, steelhead fisheries reopen Jan. 1  Goldendale SentinelAction: Returns Columbia River to permanent rule. Effective date: Jan. 1, 2019. Species affected: Salmon and steelhead. Location: Columbia River from. Columbia salmon, steelhead fisheries reopen Jan. 1 - Goldendale Sentinel 14 Nov 18, 02:11:00
Pride of PNW: Boating in Washington's Ship Canal  KING5.comTake 5's Jordan Steele takes us boating from Lake Washington to Puget Sound, thanks to Washington's Ship Canal. Pride of PNW: Boating in Washington's Ship Canal - KING5.com 18 Jun 19, 02:06:00
Going Crabbing on Washington's Hood Canal  ThurstonTalkWith both Dungeness and rock crab waiting for your pots to hit the bottom of the Hood Canal, heading out to Washington's fjord will have you full of great ... Going Crabbing on Washington's Hood Canal - ThurstonTalk 10 Aug 18, 02:08:00
Working in Clark County: Heath Yeats, Washington State Parks Area Manager  The ColumbianNot quite noon on a recent spring Tuesday, and the main parking lot at Battle Ground Lake State Park was filling up. A woman and child gallivanted in the ... Working in Clark County: Heath Yeats, Washington State Parks Area Manager - The Columbian 10 Jun 19, 02:06:00
Fishing report, Sept. 27 - Columbian.com  The ColumbianWhite sturgeon retention is closed from Buoy 10 at the mouth of the Columbia River upstream to the Oregon/Washington Border above McNary Dam, but ... Fishing report, Sept. 27 - Columbian.com - The Columbian 27 Sep 18, 02:09:00
Woodland has become a hub of fishing rod manufacturers  The ColumbianWOODLAND — Gary Loomis has reeled in thousands of fish. His passion for designing rods to catch them has helped Woodland spawn a cluster of rod ... Woodland has become a hub of fishing rod manufacturers - The Columbian 24 Feb 19, 02:02:00
WDFW FISHING RULE CHANGE: Anglers may retain un-clipped chinook on the Entiat River beginning Aug. 18  Access WashingtonAction: Allow the retention of un-clipped chinook as part of the salmon daily limit. Effective dates: One hour before official sunrise on Aug. 18, 2017, through Sept. WDFW FISHING RULE CHANGE: Anglers may retain un-clipped chinook on the Entiat River beginning Aug. 18 - Access Washington 15 Aug 17, 02:08:00
WDFW FISHING RULE CHANGE: Middle Yakima River to open for hatchery spring chinook fishing  Access WashingtonAction: Opens the middle section of the Yakima River to fishing for hatchery spring chinook salmon. Species affected: Chinook salmon. Location: From the ... WDFW FISHING RULE CHANGE: Middle Yakima River to open for hatchery spring chinook fishing - Access Washington 13 Jun 17, 02:06:00
Shad fishing in Washington | Wildlife, Fishing and Outdoors  Chinook ObserverWhat's so great about shad? You might call shad the lottery fish of Washington. When you're talking shad, you're talking big numbers. But there's one major ... Shad fishing in Washington | Wildlife, Fishing and Outdoors - Chinook Observer 11 Apr 17, 02:04:00
Discarded fishing nets catch wildlife  Islands' SounderThousands of marine animals — from mammals to invertebrates — die each year after becoming entangled in lost fishing gear. “These nets, generally gill nets, ... Discarded fishing nets catch wildlife - Islands' Sounder 08 Jul 19, 02:07:00
WDFW FISHING RULE CHANGE: Marine Area 9 salmon anglers limited to shoreline fishing July 31; Chinook retention closes  Access WashingtonAction: Closes Marine Area 9 (Admiralty Inlet) to chinook retention, and restricts salmon anglers to shoreline fishing only. Effective Date: Effective 12:01 a.m., ... WDFW FISHING RULE CHANGE: Marine Area 9 salmon anglers limited to shoreline fishing July 31; Chinook retention closes - Access Washington 02 Aug 17, 02:08:00
WDFW FISHING RULE CHANGE: Icicle River will open late for spring chinook fishing  Access WashingtonAction: Open the Icicle River to salmon fishing. Effective dates: June 24 through July 31, 2017. Species affected: Hatchery spring chinook salmon. Effective ... WDFW FISHING RULE CHANGE: Icicle River will open late for spring chinook fishing - Access Washington 22 Jun 17, 02:06:00
Crab season set to open in Oregon, Washington state  The Spokesman-ReviewFishery managers say commercial fisherman in parts of Oregon and Washington State will finally be able to set their Dungeoness crab gear on Tuesday. Crab season set to open in Oregon, Washington state - The Spokesman-Review 30 Dec 18, 02:12:00
Live updates: Blizzard conditions shut down 20-mile stretch of I-90 in central Washington  AccuWeather.comAs of 10:45 a.m. PST, this story is no longer being updated. For a recap of the snowstorm, click here. A potent winter storm is causing major disruptions to travel ... Live updates: Blizzard conditions shut down 20-mile stretch of I-90 in central Washington - AccuWeather.com 09 Feb 19, 02:02:00
ROAM Beyond: Glamping Meets Van Life  ForbesROAM Beyond is going to change the adventure travel game for those who are looking for an off-the-grid yet an appropriately refined experience. ROAM Beyond: Glamping Meets Van Life - Forbes 13 Jun 19, 02:06:00
Angler establishes redbanded rockfish Washington record  The Spokesman-ReviewA Tacoma man now holds the state record for the largest redbanded rockfish caught in Washington. Angler establishes redbanded rockfish Washington record - The Spokesman-Review 07 Aug 18, 02:08:00
Washington hikers cautioned to be wary of rattlesnakes  iFIBER One NewsEPHRATA- Recent reports of rattlesnake sightings prompted iFIBER ONE News to reach out to wildlife officials this week. Washington hikers cautioned to be wary of rattlesnakes - iFIBER One News 18 May 19, 02:05:00
OUTDOORS: Halibut date added to ocean fishery  Peninsula Daily NewsCrabbing workshops coming to Clallam and Jefferson Counties. OUTDOORS: Halibut date added to ocean fishery - Peninsula Daily News 06 Jun 19, 02:06:00
Ever after: Get married — or buried — on a Washington ferry  The Daily HeraldFerries offer a final send-off for the cremains of loved ones. All for the price of passenger fare. Ever after: Get married — or buried — on a Washington ferry - The Daily Herald 29 Jan 19, 02:01:00
WDFW FISHING RULE CHANGE: Surf perch daily limits to increase July 1; descending devices required in coastal marine areas  Access WashingtonAction: The daily limit for surf perch in marine areas 1-3 and Marine Area 4 (west of Bonilla-Tatoosh line) will be 12 fish per day beginning July 1. All vessels ... WDFW FISHING RULE CHANGE: Surf perch daily limits to increase July 1; descending devices required in coastal marine areas - Access Washington 13 Jun 17, 02:06:00
It's the fourth Saturday in April, and you know what that means ...  The Bellingham HeraldWith the fourth Saturday in April, this weekend marks the start of fishing in hundreds of lowland lakes throughout the state. It's the fourth Saturday in April, and you know what that means ... - The Bellingham Herald 20 Apr 17, 02:04:00
Picking a location for a new airport, other aviation issues before lawmakers  Chinook ObserverOLYMPIA — Addressing the need for a new airport and encouraging the growth of the aviation profession was the topic of proposed legislation and public ... Picking a location for a new airport, other aviation issues before lawmakers - Chinook Observer 10 Feb 19, 02:02:00
WDFW FISHING RULE CHANGE: Revised sturgeon harvest rules in Priest Rapids and Wanapum Reservoirs  Access WashingtonAction: Raise the daily limit to two (2) sturgeon and remove the annual limit and the requirement to record caught sturgeon on a catch-record-card. Effective ... WDFW FISHING RULE CHANGE: Revised sturgeon harvest rules in Priest Rapids and Wanapum Reservoirs - Access Washington 22 May 17, 02:05:00
A beautiful drive and some good fishing in the Methow Valley  The Daily HeraldWINTHROP — Washington state has a lot of good lakes for fishing, but through the years I always find myself heading back to the Methow Valley to wet a line ... A beautiful drive and some good fishing in the Methow Valley - The Daily Herald 07 Jun 18, 02:06:00
WDFW FISHING RULE CHANGE: Steelhead fishing expands on Wenatchee and Icicle rivers  Access WashingtonActions: Open the Icicle River and additional sections of the Wenatchee River above Leavenworth on Feb. 4, 2016 to fishing for hatchery steelhead. Species ... WDFW FISHING RULE CHANGE: Steelhead fishing expands on Wenatchee and Icicle rivers - Access Washington 03 Feb 16, 02:02:00
Outdoors What's Happening: Feb. 21, 2019  Yakima Herald-RepublicThe Yakima Area Arboretum's Beekeeping 101 workshop begins this Saturday at the Jewett Interpretive Center. Experienced members of the Central ... Outdoors What's Happening: Feb. 21, 2019 - Yakima Herald-Republic 20 Feb 19, 02:02:00
Long Island cedars are living fossils | Life  Chinook ObserverWILLAPA BAY — The term “living fossil” is one that mixes a sense of being out of place with one of awe and mystery. The coelacanth, a fish that lived. Long Island cedars are living fossils | Life - Chinook Observer 02 Apr 19, 02:04:00
450 authentic Japanese glass fishing floats released ahead of Driftwood Show  South Beach BulletinHundreds of authentic Japanese glass fishing floats have been released off the coast with the goal of providing attendees of the 57th annual Grayland Driftwood ... 450 authentic Japanese glass fishing floats released ahead of Driftwood Show - South Beach Bulletin 04 Apr 19, 02:04:00
Barbed hooks are now allowed in parts of the Columbia River  KXRO NewsradioOlympia, WA – As of this week, anglers in portions of the Columbia River and tributaries are no longer required to use barbless hooks. Despite this change in ... Barbed hooks are now allowed in parts of the Columbia River - KXRO Newsradio 06 Jun 19, 02:06:00
Please go fishing, Washington state says after farmed Atlantic salmon escape broken net  The Seattle TimesThousands of farmed Atlantic salmon were accidentally released into the waters between Anacortes and the San Juan Islands, and officials are asking people to ... Please go fishing, Washington state says after farmed Atlantic salmon escape broken net - The Seattle Times 22 Aug 17, 02:08:00
Salmon fishing along Washington coast doing very well | Fishing report  The Seattle TimesIt also looks like the front-end of a massive pink salmon run of 6.8 million fish has finally started to poke its nose into Puget Sound. Salmon fishing along Washington coast doing very well | Fishing report - The Seattle Times 22 Jul 15, 02:07:00
Opinion | Flush with cash, WA should invest in orcas now  CrosscutOur southern resident orcas are in trouble because they cannot find enough salmon. Increasing noise and disturbance around them make this problem worse. Opinion | Flush with cash, WA should invest in orcas now - Crosscut 11 Jul 19, 02:07:00
HUNGER: The decline of salmon adds to the struggle of Puget Sound's orcas  Seattle TimesHOSTILE WATERS, Part 3: Twin monarchs of the Pacific Northwest, chinook salmon and southern resident orcas, are struggling for survival after a century of ... HUNGER: The decline of salmon adds to the struggle of Puget Sound's orcas - Seattle Times 24 Feb 19, 02:02:00
King salmon limits cut on coast, but some anglers see opportunities  Q13 News SeattleSEATTLE -- On the surface, the news from the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is not good. Low returns of chinook and coho salmon are expected ... King salmon limits cut on coast, but some anglers see opportunities - Q13 News Seattle 12 Apr 18, 02:04:00
Spring-time fishing options for Washington state remain wide and varied  The Seattle TimesThe spring-time fishing options are wide and varied, and each will likely provide fairly good results. Spring-time fishing options for Washington state remain wide and varied - The Seattle Times 11 May 16, 02:05:00
Fishing in Washington State: Top Spots for Freshwater Angling in the Evergreen State  NewsmaxWashington State prides itself on being one of the best places in the nation for freshwater fishing. The Evergreen State offers beautiful scenery and an ... Fishing in Washington State: Top Spots for Freshwater Angling in the Evergreen State - Newsmax 23 Jan 16, 02:01:00
High-res data offer most detailed look yet at trawl fishing footprint around the world  UW TodayAbout a quarter of the world's seafood caught in the ocean comes from bottom trawling, a method that involves dragging a net along the ocean's shelves and ... High-res data offer most detailed look yet at trawl fishing footprint around the world - UW Today 08 Oct 18, 02:10:00
Neil Gorsuch joins liberals giving Yakama Nation a Supreme Court victory over state of Washington  The Spokesman-ReviewThe Supreme Court sided with the Yakama Nation over Washington state Tuesday, ruling that the. Neil Gorsuch joins liberals giving Yakama Nation a Supreme Court victory over state of Washington - The Spokesman-Review 21 Mar 19, 02:03:00
Fishing guides in Snohomish County say their season is sunk  KIRO SeattleThe Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife on Thursday announced that all salmon fishing will be closed for the Snohomish, Snoqualmie, and Skykomish ... Fishing guides in Snohomish County say their season is sunk - KIRO Seattle 28 Sep 18, 02:09:00
Washington's new head wildlife manager talks wolves, birds, hunting in Spokane stop  The Spokesman-ReviewThe head of Washington's wildlife management *service* visited Spokane on Monday, fielding questions about wolves, hunting opportunities, bird watching, ... Washington's new head wildlife manager talks wolves, birds, hunting in Spokane stop - The Spokesman-Review 08 Nov 18, 02:11:00
Joe's Crab Shack, Who Song & Larry's site to become new development  The ColumbianVancouver-based Kirkland Development plans to build a mixed-use development on a 3.5-acre site along the Columbia River, east of the Interstate 5 Bridge, the ... Joe's Crab Shack, Who Song & Larry's site to become new development - The Columbian 12 Dec 18, 02:12:00
New laws move up Washington's presidential primary and improve voting access for tribes  Tacoma News TribuneWashington Gov. Jay Inslee signs into law a bill that increases voting access for Native American tribes and another that moves the state's presidential primary ... New laws move up Washington's presidential primary and improve voting access for tribes - Tacoma News Tribune 14 Mar 19, 02:03:00
Woman in wheelchair choked by her convicted rapist after court frees him, Wash. cops say  Modesto BeeA convicted rapist stalked and choked his victim, a 32-year-old woman who uses a wheelchair, after being freed by a Washington judge on his promise to return ... Woman in wheelchair choked by her convicted rapist after court frees him, Wash. cops say - Modesto Bee 19 Jun 19, 02:06:00
Meditations on Ross Lake: Why Northern Washington Should Be Your Next Paddle and Camping Destination  Adventure Sports NetworkA journey by canoe, fly fishing and camping under lush ancient forest canopies. Welcome to North Cascades National Park, where time move a little slower. Meditations on Ross Lake: Why Northern Washington Should Be Your Next Paddle and Camping Destination - Adventure Sports Network 31 Aug 18, 02:08:00
Revitalized Sea Resources is going swimmingly into 2019 | South County News  Chinook ObserverCHINOOK — Sea Resources is poised for a major comeback. Revitalized Sea Resources is going swimmingly into 2019 | South County News - Chinook Observer 30 Dec 18, 02:12:00
List of fall trout fishing options continues to grow in Washington  The Seattle TimesAnglers will hit Beaver Lake Thursday in search of 2500 freshly-planted trout. List of fall trout fishing options continues to grow in Washington - The Seattle Times 19 Oct 16, 02:10:00
Misdemeanors make up bulk of hunting and fishing violations  The Spokesman-ReviewFish and Game violations cover incidents of illegal or improper hunting in Idaho. Most of the incidents are misdemeanors that usually end with a fine. Misdemeanors make up bulk of hunting and fishing violations - The Spokesman-Review 25 Dec 18, 02:12:00
Monster catfish pulled from Seattle lake by Microsoft employee turns heads in salmon country  GeekWireIt's not the type of fish you see flying over the display case at Pike Place Market in Seattle. But a catfish pulled out of the city's Green Lake over the weekend sure ... Monster catfish pulled from Seattle lake by Microsoft employee turns heads in salmon country - GeekWire 13 Jun 18, 02:06:00
Local News, Shooting fish in Moses Lake  Columbia Basin HeraldMOSES LAKE — You want to do something that will help the water quality in Moses Lake?And you want to do it rig. Local News, Shooting fish in Moses Lake - Columbia Basin Herald 17 May 19, 02:05:00
Loomis Lake protectors delighted with progress | South County News  Chinook ObserverLOOMIS LAKE — Maybe not complete victory — but significant success. Loomis Lake protectors delighted with progress | South County News - Chinook Observer 15 Apr 19, 02:04:00
Where to fish for trout: 18 local lakes getting stocked  The Seattle TimesA trout plant of roughly 63400 is underway in 18 year-round lakes in King, Snohomish, Whatcom, San Juan, Skagit and Island counties. Where to fish for trout: 18 local lakes getting stocked - The Seattle Times 15 Mar 17, 02:03:00
Volkswagen settlement funds to pay for WA's newest electric buses  CrosscutState officials see the money from VW's federal settlement as offering "a critical opportunity" to put 50 more zero-emission vehicles, including school buses, on ... Volkswagen settlement funds to pay for WA's newest electric buses - Crosscut 18 Jun 19, 02:06:00
Photos: Heavy snow slams Washington and Oregon, triggering major travel disruptions  AccuWeather.comThe biggest snowstorm since February 2017 slammed Seattle at the start of this past weekend. Photos: Heavy snow slams Washington and Oregon, triggering major travel disruptions - AccuWeather.com 11 Feb 19, 02:02:00
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