Outdoors

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 20, 2014


Idaho license plates focus on wildlife

CONSERVATION -- First the state bird, then an elk, and a trout.  These iconic Idaho species are featured on the state's wildlife specialty license plates that can be seen on ...

MONDAY, AUG. 18, 2014

Methow forest areas reopen as fires reduced

PUBLIC LANDS -- Methow Valley and Tonasket Ranger Districts on the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest have reopened many of the areas that were closed because of the Carlton Complex wildfires. Areas ...

THURSDAY, AUG. 14, 2014

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TUESDAY, JUNE 10, 2014

Spokane Riverkeeper float goes for the flow

RIVERS -- The Spokane  Riverkeeper, which keeps a watchful eye on the health and other issues along Spokane's most precious resource, is planning a whitewater float trip that will leave ...

FRIDAY, JUNE 6, 2014

Go wild with family on Fathers Day

WILDLIFE -- The topics for the Fathers Day weekend family-oriented programs at the Sinlahekin Wildlife Area in northcentral Washington are delicious: Birds, bees, bears,  wildflowers, mosses, lichens, mollusks, geology, even a little history ...

THURSDAY, JUNE 5, 2014

Elk group gives Idaho $276K for projects

WILDLIFE -- Shoshone County is one of 10 Idaho counties that will be sharing a $276,584 Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation grant for wildlife habitat projects on nearly 76,000 acres in the state.  ...


WEDNESDAY, MAY 28, 2014

Spokane County Parks has plan for Antoine Peak

PUBLIC LANDS -- Spokane County Parks Department has created an access and management plan for the 1,066-acre Antoine Peak Conservation Area in Spokane Valley. The plan will be presented in an ...

FRIDAY, MAY 9, 2014

TUESDAY, MAY 6, 2014

Elk Foundation funds Washington habitat projects

WILDLIFE – Nine counties in Washington have been granted nearly $180,000 for habitat projects and research from the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation.  The 2014 grants will affect nearly 1,600 acres ...

THURSDAY, APRIL 24, 2014


TUESDAY, APRIL 22, 2014

Wyoming mule deer log longest migration

WILDLIFE WATCHING -- A Wyoming herd of about 500 mule deer travels 50 miles from the Red Desert to the southern end of the Wind River Range, where it joins ...


TUESDAY, APRIL 15, 2014

Rich Landers

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Rich Landers writes and photographs stories for a wide range of outdoors coverage, including a Sunday feature section and a Thursday column. He also writes the Outdoors Blog.


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