• Representing Member Fish and
    Wildlife Agencies Since 1922

    The Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (WAFWA) represents 23
    states and Canadian provinces, spanning from Alaska to Texas and Saskatchewan
    to Hawaii - an area covering nearly 3.7 million square miles of some of North
    America's most wild and scenic country, inhabited by over 1500 premier wildlife
    Photo by Chase Fountain, Texas Fish and Game.
    Delivering conservation through information exchange and working partnerships


Jun 23

Last Dance? An urgent effort to save the West's iconic lesser prairie chicken... 

Last Dance? An urgent effort to save the West's iconic lesser prairie chicken could point the way to a truce in other endangered-species battles.  

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May 12

Western Governors transition management of Crucial Habitat Assessment Tool to wildlife leader 

"The Western Governors? Association (WGA) has transferred hosting and management responsibilities for the Crucial Habitat Assessment Tool (CHAT) to the Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (WAFWA)...  

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Upcoming Events

Winter Meeting 2015 - Save the Date!

The 2016 WAFWA Winter Meeting will be held January 7 - 10, 2016 at the Catamaran Resort in San Diego, California. Registration will open this fall; please check back for updates! Sponsorship opportunities will be available at this meeting; look for an invitation to sponsor later this summer.

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