Get to know us

Our agency is dedicated to preserving and protecting the environment in Washington. To learn how we preserve and protect our state's land, air, and water for today and for future generations, read the Message from our Director and our Strategic Framework. Explore our key programs. View articles about our community involvement in the newsroom. Like what you see? Review our job openings and consider joining our team.

Meet our director

Getting to know Maia Bellon, Director of the Department of Ecology.

Our programs

Our environmental programs carry out work and offer assistance to protect Washington's land, air, and water.

Contact us

Find addresses, phone, fax, and office hours for our headquarters and regional offices.


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Jobs at Ecology

Looking for a meaningful job? Join our team to help protect Washington’s land, air, and water.

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Quickly find tasks and information on Ecology's website.