Stories tagged: 2012 outdoors
Sun., Dec. 30, 2012, 9:24 p.m.
2012: A review of the year Outdoors
The spotlight was on predators in 2012, and so were the nets, traps and crosshairs in many cases throughout the Inland Northwest. The Spokane Tribe sparked one debate on predator …
Sun., Dec. 30, 2012, 9:10 p.m.
2012: Drought has big impact on wildlife, outdoor recreation
Drought had direct and indirect impacts on wildlife and outdoor recreation in 2012. The most obvious issues were the flames that forced rafters off the Salmon River and hikers, campers …
Sun., Dec. 30, 2012, 9:03 p.m.
2012 Out & About
The threat of invasive zebra and quagga mussels getting into Inland Northwest waters intensifies. Idaho’s 15 mandatory boat inspection stations on highways entering the state intercept 57 boats that had …
Sun., Dec. 30, 2012, 8:57 p.m.
2012 fishing: Just one record in ample year
The state record tiger trout caught in Spokane County’s Fish Lake in 2009 was bested in April by a 15.04-pounder caught in Chelan County’s Roses Lake. As notable as the …
Sun., Dec. 30, 2012
2012: Outstanding in their field
Greg Koehn of Newport is awarded the Terry Hoffer Memorial Firearm Safety Award, the Washington Fish and Wildlife Department’s top honor for service among the state’s 950 certified hunter education …