Regional News

Shortened Timeframe to Apply for Forest Service Summer Jobs


Dec 05, 2014
US Forest Service managers have implemented a new centralized hiring process for temporary or seasonal jobs in national forests…





WDFW seeks comments on 2015-17 hunting season proposals


Aug 13, 2014
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is seeking comments on proposed alternatives for 2015-17 hunting seasons, and has…

WDFW director to leave at the end of the year


Aug 12, 2014
After nearly six years at the helm, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) Director Phil Anderson has informed the…

Campfires prohibited in all state parks


Aug 12, 2014
Washington State Parks announced today that campfires in all state parks will be prohibited until further notice to help prevent…

Despite Wildfires and Closures, Much of the Forest Is Still Open


Aug 10, 2014
Even though some wildfires remain uncontrolled and several area closures are in effect for public safety, large areas of the…

Preparing for Rainfall Events


Aug 08, 2014
The recent wildfires on the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest changed the watersheds within the burned areas and increased…