Regional News

Campfires Banned in the Forest Starting August 2


Aug 01, 2018
Continuing hot, dry weather, worsening fire danger, and scarcity of firefighting resources due to current large fires burning…





Diamond Creek Fire Update


Jul 24, 2017
Diamond Creek Fire remains about 100 acres this morning.  The fire is burning in the steep slopes of the Diamond Creek drainage,…

Lake Roosevelt white sturgeon fishery to close July 31


Jul 21, 2017
Action: Closes fishing for white sturgeon in Lake Roosevelt. Species affected: White sturgeon. Locations and effective dates:…

WDFW plans to take lethal action to change wolf pack’s behavior


Jul 20, 2017
State wildlife managers plan to remove members of a wolf pack that has repeatedly preyed on livestock in Stevens County since…

WDFW restricts fires and other activities on eastern Washington lands


Jun 28, 2017
The arrival of hot, dry weather has prompted the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) to restrict fires and other…

No fireworks on National Forests


Jun 26, 2017
As the Fourth of July approaches, fire officials want to remind forest visitors that fireworks are illegal in the…