Weather Alert

KXRO Outdoors


Officials predict a higher-than-average wildfire season

The upcoming wildfire season could yield higher than typical forest fire activity in parts of Washington.  The…

State veterinarian advises poultry markets to temporarily close

With confirmed cases of bird flu – in nine domestic flocks in seven counties across the state…

Officials are reminding boaters along the Washington coast to “Be Whale Wise”

State, federal, and Canadian partners are reminding boaters along the Washington coast to “Be Whale Wise” . As…

“Check Out Washington” provides Discover Passes and supplies through libraries

The Check Out Washington program has expanded, providing new opportunities for residents thanks to a new partnership…

State veterinarian urges flock owners to skip fairs, exhibitions due to bird flu outbreak

As an outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) H5N1 continues spreading across Washington, Washington State Department…

Grays Harbor project included in statewide funding for water projects

The Department of Ecology will provide over $600,000 in funding for water quality improvement projects across the…

“Memorable” razor clam season saw over 8 million clams harvested

Coastal Shellfish Manager Dan Ayres provided a wrap-up of the recent razor clam digging season, calling it…

WDFW seeks comment on periodic status review for Western snowy plover

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is seeking public input on its draft periodic status…

See a bloom, give it room; tips on algae blooms during warm weather

The Department of Ecology is warning residents to watch out for harmful algae (cyanobacteria) blooms in Washington…

Nine days of clam digs approved

The final round of  razor clam digging this season has been approved. Shellfish managers with the Washington…



Connect With Us Listen To Us On