The city of Puyallup's Wildwood Park, at 1101 23rd Ave. SE. , is a respite from development. The 88-acre park — 55 acres of which are naturally forested — is also the only park within city limits that employs a caretaker.
Biologists predict Idaho’s salmon and steelhead runs will be very low again this year, but a new agreement may make migration easier. Warm waters in the Pacific Ocean have hurt all salmon runs since 2014.
Fish and Game employee Jessica Mundall has harvested many roadkill animals. Well-versed in field-dressing wild game, she’s butchered deer, beaver and raccoon and touts the benefits of legally salvaging dead animals.
Feeders are a hummingbird’s only source of food in the winter, so a Bellingham woman wrapped lights around a feeder during the cold snap. A carefully placed heat lamp also works, wildlife officials say.
Adorable footage of 1-year-old grizzly bear cubs playing in the snow at Northwest Trek Wildlife Park in Eatonville, Washington. The orphaned cubs, Hawthorne and Huckleberry, came to the park in August 2018.
The body of Michael S. Christie was recovered Friday from the north shore of Henderson Bay. Christie disappeared the night of Dec. 28 when the row boat he was in overturned underneath the Purdy bridge.
After seeing how much fun her two sons were having as mushers, Laurie Warren, 55, started racing sled dogs and has even qualified for the Iditarod in Alaska. At the family's ranch in Council she gets her Alaskan huskies ready for an upcoming race.
The Washington Legislature has introduced a bill that aims to increase the population of killer whales’ preferred food: chinook salmon. It would also expand the authority of the Department of Fish and Wildlife.