Stories tagged: hunting
Bear spray: IGBC report 2008
The Interagency Grizzly Bear Committee issued this 2008 report on using bear spray to deter grizzly bear attacks.
Bear spray: IGBC report 2011
The Interagency Grizzly Bear Committee issued this 2011 report on using bear spray to deter grizzly bear attacks.
Bear spray: Todd Orr incident analysis 2016
Todd John Orr was hunting in Montana’s Madison Valley on Oct. 1, 2016 when he encountered a female grizzly bear that was with her two cubs. Despite Orr’s efforts to …
Pronghorns in Washington 2015 survey
A 2015 survey of pronghorns in Washington had a minimum conformed count of 132 pronghorns. The aerial and ground survey was conducted by the Yakama Nation and the state Department …
Boone & Crockett Club’s first century
The Boone and Crockett Club has had a major impact on wildlife and land conservation in the United States since the club was founded in 1887 by Theodore Roosevelt, George …
Idaho Fish-Game Commission response to Legislature, 3-11-5
Wildlife Services wolf control challenged
Five environmental groups file suit on March 3, 2015, to challenge Wildlife Services’ authority to kill wolves in Washington.
Report: Public Lands Not for Sale
A report, “Our Public Lands Not for Sale,” by the Backcountry Hunters & Anglers makes a case against state efforts to take over federal public lands.
State responds to Stevens County advice on killing wolves
Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Director Phillip Anderson officially responds to an Aug. 29, 2014, Stevens County Commissioner resolution advising citizens of their “constitutional right” to kill wolves under …
Stevens County on right to kill wolves
Stevens County Commissioners adopted a resolution on Aug. 29, 2014, advising citizens of their “constitutional right” to kill wolves under some circumstances. Washington Fish and Wildlife officials disagreed with the …
Stevens County condems wolf management
Stevens County Commissioners unanimously approved this resolution on Sept. 17, 2014, condemning the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife management of gray wolves.
Huckleberry wolf pack conflict to 8-28-14
This chronology follows Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife actions through Aug. 28, 2014, involved with the Huckleberry wolf pack, which started attacking sheep in Stevens County in mid-August 2014.
Koth Road no-shooting zone proposal, Spokane County
Spokane County Commissioners are considering a petition on June 25, 2013, for creating a no-shooting zone on DNR land off Koth Road.
Starr Road no-shooting zone proposal, Spokane County
Spokane County Commissioners are considering a petition on June 25, 2013, for creating a no-shooting zone on DNR land off Starr Road.
4-0 Ranch wildlife land acquisitions
In March 2013, the Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission will consider a Phase 2 acquisition in a multi-year effort to acquire 12,000 acres of the wildlife-friendly 4-O Land and Livestock …
Montana wolf report Aug 3 2012
Montana issues a weekly wolf management activity report. By the first week of August, as this report details, the state had killed 65 wolves in 2012 because they had threatened …