The Evergreen State's 1.01 million hunters and anglers spend $1.6 billion annually and support 21,823 jobs. Working with CSF in a coordinated effort to protect and promote the sportsmen’s traditions in Washington are members of the Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus and the Washington Legislative Sportsmen’s Caucus.
For more information on the elected officials protecting and promoting the sportsmen’s traditions in Washington, please contact CSF Western States Coordinator Aoibheann Cline (pronounced "A-veen").
Congressional Sportsmen's Caucus
Washington Members — Your representatives in Congress.
Washington Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus
Caucus Leadership — Your local representatives in state government
Senator Phil Fortunato
Senator Dean Takko
Representative Brian Blake
Representative Brad Klippert
- CSF and CCA Request Re-Evaluation of Recreational Fishing Closure on Skokomish River in WashingtonOct 26
- Washington: CSF Encourages Open Public Lands and Hunting and Fishing Seasons Amidst ClosuresApr 6
- Washington: Warm Water Fishing Advisory Group Bill Advances in the SenateFeb 18 View more media alerts »
Reports and Data
Your opinion counts
Sportsmen and women have been on the receiving end of increased attention from the non-hunting public, criticizing the traditional “grip and grin” photos on various social media platforms. As a sportsman or sportswoman, what strategies have you utilized to address this negative feedback?Vote Here
- I don’t post “grip and grin” photos for that reason (40.00%)
- My social media is private to avoid unwanted comments (20.00%)
- I engage the individual in the comment section or in direct messages (0.00%)
- I post more “grip and grin” photos to prove a point (0.00%)
- When posting hunting or fishing photos I tell a narrative that focuses on aspects of hunting that the general public widely supports, such as the procurement of meat for family and friends (10.00%)
- I don’t engage those individuals (30.00%)