Posted on January 26, 2015
The 2015 Seattle Boat Show, both indoors and afloat, ends Saturday, Jan. 31, one day short of its prescribed run, in honor of the Seattle Seahawks' third Super Bowl appearance.
On Saturday gates to the South Lake Union outdoor exhibition will close at 5 p.m. while doors to the indoor arena at CenturyLink Field Event Center close at 8 p.m.
Until then, show venues open at 11 a.m. and close at 5 p.m. (Lake Union) and 8 p.m. (CenturyLink) on weekdays except Friday when the indoor show is open until 9 p.m. On Saturday both sites open at 10 a.m.
Posted on January 10, 2015
Jim Unsworth, most recently the deputy director of the Idaho Department of Fish and Game, was selected Saturday, Jan. 10 to head the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife.
Posted on December 30, 2014
With state hatchery steelhead egg-take needs nearly met, the Dec. 16 sport fishing closure order protecting adult broodstock has been rescinded by fish and wildlife department allowing the Nooksack River and Whatcom Creek to reopen to fishing New Year's Day under the permanent sport-fishing regulations.
Posted on December 27, 2014
The next razor clam opening, a week-long series of evening digs, beginning New Year's Eve, has been green-lighted by state health department and shellfish managers.
Posted on December 26, 2014
State hatchery officials report a s of Friday, Dec. 26 that 133 adult hatchery steelhead have arrived at its Kendall Creek facility on the North Fork of the Nooksack. They also say first 45,000 eggs have been taken.
Posted on December 13, 2014
The public health go-ahead's been given for a Friday through Tuesday, Dec. 19-23 razor clam opening on four of Southwest Washington's five beach management sectors.
Posted on December 11, 2014
The Nooksack River and Whatcom Creek will close to all recreational (personal use) fishing Tuesday, Dec. 16. An emergency regulation to that effect was issued by the state fish and wildlife department Thursday, Dec. 11.