Stories tagged: 2011 outdoors
Sun., Jan. 1, 2012, 7:54 p.m.
2011 OUTDOORS: Lingering snow, high water affects boaters, anglers, bears
Spring lasted about five months in the Inland Northwest in 2011. Whitewater river rafters enjoyed their longest season in years, but most Montana fishing guides weren’t so thrilled. Fishing trips …
Sun., Jan. 1, 2012, 7:53 p.m.
2011: Speedy pronghorns reintroduced into Washington
Pronghorns reasserted themselves as the fastest land mammals in Washington in January, thanks to a sportsmen’s group that joined with the Yakama Nation for an end run around state bureaucracy …
Sun., Jan. 1, 2012, 7:52 p.m.
2011: Highlights from the field
ANNIVERSARIES 140, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Sun., Jan. 1, 2012, 7:41 p.m.
2011 spotlight: Top S-R outdoors feature stories
Wrangler, horse charge grizzly A trail-ride wrangler from Whitefish, Mont., rode a big, brave horse to the rescue of a young boy on a horse being chased by a grizzly …
Sun., Jan. 1, 2012, 7:40 p.m.
2011: Fish flourish in area waters
Fish generally thrived in an abundance of water flooding the region in 2011. Although anglers lost a full month of the fishing season to high water on rivers such as …
Sun., Jan. 1, 2012, 7:39 p.m.
2011: Out & about
Badger Lake residents challenged and postponed an aquatic weed herbicide application proposed by other lake residents. Felt got the boot in Maryland, the first state to ban felt-soled boots for …