Investing in Washington's Great Outdoors

688

Trail Development Projects

2,005

Parks Created and Improved

12,117

Acres of Farmland Preserved

499

Miles of Stream Habitat Protected

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News and Events

New State Report Shows Salmon Still Near Brink of Extinction

OLYMPIA–A new report from the Governor’s Salmon Recovery Office shows that many salmon populations still are teetering on the brink of extinction and without drastic changes to how Washington addresses climate change and population growth, may not survive. The report, titled State of Salmon in Watersheds, shows that 10 of the 14 species of salmon […]

January 14, 2021Read More

State Unveils App for Viewing Public Lands

OLYMPIA–Recreation and conservation lands managed by local, state and federal governments now can be viewed easily online in a new mapping application, the Recreation and Conservation Office announced today. The Public Lands Inventory Web app displays more than 18.8 million acres of public lands used for recreation or wildlife habitat in Washington. Information also is […]

November 23, 2020Read More

70th Annual Statewide Weed and Invasive Species Conference Set for Nov. 3-6

The 70th Annual Washington State Weed Conference will be offered online and free to the public, announced the Washington Vegetation Management Association and the Washington Invasive Species Council. With this historic partnership between the association and council, the conference has been increased, with two of the four days focused on invasive species and successful approaches […]

October 6, 2020Read More
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Economic Analysis of Outdoor Recreation in Washington State

State Recreation and Conservation Plan

State of Salmon in Watersheds

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