With Washington’s economy hard-hit by the pandemic, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is planning 1 day of agency-wide furloughs every month through November.
While general public safety-related requirements will remain staffed, almost every other WDFW solutions, including customer care, is supposed to be unavailable Friday amorenlinea, Sept. 4, Friday, Oct. 30, and Wednesday, Nov. 25.
Counties served: Asotin, Columbia, Ferry, Garfield, Lincoln, Pend Oreille, Spokane, Stevens, Walla Walla, and Whitman
Interim Director: Chris Donley
September fishing recommendations and news
Lake Roosevelt’s sturgeon fishery continues to be available through Sept. 30, and a extra element of the river starts to sturgeon fishing Sept. 1. The fishery happens to be available all summer time from Grand Coulee Dam to Asia Bend Boat Ramp (such as the Spokane River from Highway 25 Bridge upstream to 400 legs below Little Falls Dam, Colville River upstream to Meyers Falls, and also the Kettle River upstream to Barstow Bridge).