Last Update: 1/31/18

Chapter 220-440 WAC


WAC Sections

PurposeWildlife management and wildlife interaction.
Public safety cougar removals.
Wildlife/human interaction and conflict resolution for private property damage.
Killing wildlife for personal safety.
Killing wildlife causing private property damage.
Use of body-gripping traps and exceptions.
Killing wolves attacking domestic animals.
Disposal of wildlife killed for personal safety or for causing private property damage.
Certification of wildlife control operators.
Use of wildlife control operators to address wildlife interactions.
Report required of certified wildlife control operators.
Limitations to managing damage caused by big game on private property.
Payment for commercial crop damage—Limitations.
Application for cash compensation for commercial crop damageProcedure.
Valuation methods for crop damage assessment.
Payment for livestock damage and other domestic animals—Limitations.
Application for cash compensation for livestock damage or domestic animalProcedure.
Public hunting requirements.
Damage prevention permit huntsDeer, elk, and turkey.
Black bear timber damage depredation permits.
Bear and cougar depredation permit hunts for domestic animal or livestock loss.
Commercial crop or livestock damage claim—Dispute resolution.
Unlawful taking or possession of wildlife for personal safety or causing property damage—Penalties.
Failure to comply with the conditions of permits, provide completed forms, or submit required documents or reports for the purposes of this chapter.
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