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's Assistant Manager, Pacific States, Keely Hopkins.
Congressional Sportsmen's Caucus
Washington Members — Your representatives in Congress.
- Representative Jaime Herrera Beutler
- Representative Dan Newhouse
- Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers
Washington Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus
Caucus Leadership — Your local representatives in state government
- Washington Commissioners Reject 2022 Spring Bear Season in a 5-4 VoteMar 28
- Public Hearing Set for Washington Spring Bear Hunting SeasonMar 7
- 2022 Spring Bear Hunt is Back on the Table after WA Commission Passes CSF-Signed PetitionJan 24 View more media alerts »
Reports and Data
Your opinion counts
Studies conducted at both the state and federal level have found that the number of hunters and trappers have been on a generally declining trend over the past several decades. To increase recruitment, retention, and reactivation (R3) of hunters and trappers, which initiative do you think would have the greatest impact?Vote Here
- Increase the number of states with discounted license tailored to specific groups. (5.33%)
- Increase access to public lands. (24.86%)
- Provide more information for new participants. (4.00%)
- Provide hands on opportunities to improve skills and knowledge. (13.02%)
- Engage youth through hunter and conservation programs in schools. (42.98%)
- I feel we have enough sportsmen and women and do not believe R3 programs are necessary. (9.80%)