Stories tagged: Turnbull
Sun., Oct. 8, 2017, 4:55 a.m.
Field reports: Camo hunters out during deer season
An oversight in Washington’s 2016 and 2017 fall turkey hunting seasons is allowing camouflaged hunters in the field during the general modern rifle deer season.
Mon., Oct. 2, 2017, 5:25 a.m.
Field reports: Grouse hunter, dog, encounter wolf pack
Minnesota hunter Justin Bailey was hunting ruffed grouse Tuesday when a wolf chased his hunting dog out of the woods.
Sun., March 1, 2015
Out & About: Tundra swans lead parade of migrants
OUTHERE – February’s unseasonably warm weather kick-started spring bird migrations into the region. Among the largest and most obvious are the tundra swans that have been finding open water from …
Sun., May 5, 2013
Out & About: Migratory Bird Day family activities set
OUTDO – National Migratory Bird week events organized by area Audubon Society chapters are for the birds – and people who want to learn more about them. A three-day Learn-to-Bird …
Sun., Nov. 18, 2012
Out & About: Permits in transition at Mount Spokane
OUTPAY – A Discover Pass is still needed for parking a vehicle in most areas of Mount Spokane State Park, but the requirement soon will transition to a Sno-Park permit. …
Sun., Oct. 14, 2012
Field reports: Steelheading to open on Upper Columbia
FISHING – Fishing for hatchery steelhead will open Tuesday on the mainstem upper Columbia, Wenatchee, Icicle, Entiat, Methow and Okanogan rivers, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife announced Friday. …
Sun., April 3, 2011, 6:53 a.m.
Swan’s long run at Turnbull Refuge ends on high note
An elderly trumpeter swan that could teach sports teams a thing or two about commitment, determination and achievement has ended his long run at Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge. The swan …
Sun., April 3, 2011
Washington key to trumpeter swan comeback
The number of trumpeter swans in Washington has grown in recent years after nearly going extinct. According to Seattle Audubon’s “Bird Web,” fewer than 100 trumpeter swans were alive south …
Thu., April 4, 2002, 1:03 a.m.
For this male trumpeter swan, it’s truly a Solo act
Solo, the iconic trumpeter swan at Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge, was named by Spokesman-Review outdoors editor Rich Landers in this column about the swan, then a widower, on April 4, …