News and Announcements

For more in-depth seasonal information and interactive maps, visit our "Four Seasons of Prevention" page. See the latest from spring and summer 2019 here:

crab iconSummer trip to the ocean? Check the Shellfish Safety Information Map for beach closures before you go. This map is only for fishermen, not other recreational water activities.

owl iconWildlife behaving weirdly? Dying off? Deformed? Let the Washington (State) Department of Fish and Wildlife know here.

campfire iconWildfire worries? Check this map updated live from the Department of Health for Washington State air quality in real time, all summer long.

News Releases
07/19/19  First West Nile Viruse of 2019 Detected in Benton County Mosquito Sample
07/02/19  A few simple measures will keep shellfish harvesting healthy and fun

Updated 07/26/19