Government Agencies

County/City Agencies

 
Agency Activity/Purpose Location/Contact
Chelan County Natural Resources Department Performs watershed planning and salmon recovery work. Includes the Chelan County Water Conservancy Board. Wenatchee:
– (509) 667-6899
– List of contacts
Chelan County Noxious Weed Control Board Works to eradicate noxious weeds on public and private lands. Contact the board to report noxious weed infestations. Wenatchee:
– (509) 667-6576
– Noxious.Weeds
@co.chelan.wa.us
Chelan County PUD Manages electricity production and electric infrastructure. And, of course…parks! Wenatchee (HQ), Chelan, Leavenworth:
– (509) 663-8121
– ContactUs@chelanpud.org

Parks Dept: (509) 661-8006

City of Chelan Parks & Recreation Office Provides parks, facilities, programs, and services to encourage health and community involvement. Chelan:
– (509) 682-8023
City of Wenatchee Parks and Recreation Department Provides parks, facilities, programs, and services to encourage health and community involvement. Wenatchee:
– List of contacts
Douglas County PUD Manages electricity production and electric infrastructure. And, of course,parks! East Wenatchee(509) 884-7191
Bridgeport: (509) 686-4501
Eastmont Parks and Recreation Provides parks, facilities, programs, and services to encourage health and community involvement. East Wenatchee:
– (509) 884-8015
Grant County PUD Manages electricity production and electric infrastructure. And, (you guessed it)…parks! Ephrata:
– (509) 754-0500
Wenatchee Valley Sports Council Promotes and supports local sports programs and events at all levels  of play. Wenatchee:
– (509) 663-3723
– sports@
wenatcheevalley.org

 

State Agencies
 

Agency Activity/Purpose Location/Contact
Washington State Department of Ecology The state Department of Ecology has a local focus on Columbia River watershed management. Wenatchee: 
– (509) 575-2490
Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife Manages more than 300,000 acres for wildlife and for outdoor recreation. Regional Office (Ephrata): 
– (509) 754-4624
– teamephrata@dfw.wa.gov

Wenatchee District Office:

– (509) 662-0452
Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission Call the information center for updates and to be linked to local state parks. Information Center: 
– (360) 902-8844
– Full list of contacts.

 

Federal Agencies

Agency Activity/Purpose Contact/Location
Leavenworth Fisheries Complex(Leavenworth/Entiat/Winthrop National Fish Hatcheries) Raises and releases Chinook salmon and steelheads to mitigate effects of Columbia River dams. The hatcheries also sponsor educational events like SalmonFest and Kids Fishing Days. Leavenworth:
– 
(509) 548-7641,

Entiat:
– (509) 784-1131

Winthrop:
– (509) 996-2424

Natural Resources Conservation Services Provides technical and financial support for private landowners to implement conservation practices. NRCS operates locally with the Cascadia Conservation District. Wenatchee:
– (509) 664-9370
US Department of the Interior Bureau of Land Management Administers public lands for conservation, resource use, and recreation by present and future generations. The BLM has Washington offices in Spokane and Wenatchee. Wenatchee:
– (509) 665-2100
US Fish and Wildlife, Central Washington Office Performs research and implements projects to protect wildlife. Also operates a network of wildlife refuges, and performs environmental education programs. Wenatchee:
– (509) 665-3508
US Forest Service: Okanogan-/Wenatchee National Forest Oversees over 4-million acres of land in the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest. Responsibilities include maintaining trails and campgrounds, providing information to recreationalists, and operating wildland fire crews. Wenatchee (Forest HQ): 
– (509) 664-9200.

– List of ranger district contacts for: Chelan, Cle Elum, Entiat, Winthrop, Naches, Okanogan, Leavenworth.