Outdoors

MONDAY, MARCH 17, 2014

‘Tis the season for ticks

HIKING -- If you're heading out to explore the lowland natural areas around Eastern Washington, be warned that it's time to be using some DEET insect repellent on your neck and cuffs ...

WEDNESDAY, JAN. 8, 2014

Study launched on northeast Wash. moose

WILDLIFE -- State Fish and Wildlife biologists put GPS tracking collars on 28 northeastern Washington moose in December for a long-term study on the largest member of the deer family. Other states, ...

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 11, 2013

Moose population gaining in Oregon

WILDLIFE --  The only moose herd in Oregon appears to have doubled in size in recent years, despite deaths in recent years from a parasite. The Oregonian says the herd ...

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 5, 2013

Deer lice new concern for big-game herds

WILDLIFE -- Scientists across the West are raising concerns about a growing infestation of exotic deer lice that appears to be killing Columbian black-tailed and mule deer and recently turned ...

TUESDAY, MARCH 26, 2013

Ticks: tiny wolves at work on area moose

WILDLIFE -- Hans Krauss, a Spokane Valley wildlife enthusiast and photographer, shot these photos of a bull moose in the Ponderosa neighborhood a few days ago.  What first caught his eye ...

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Rich Landers

Rich Landers’ Outdoors blog


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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