Stories tagged: wolves
Sun., July 14, 2019
If President Trump doesn’t speak up soon, the howl we hear in the night won’t belong to the predator but to the last lonely wolf crying out for all that …
Fri., July 12, 2019, 2:50 p.m.
Wolves from the Grouse Flats pack killed a calf in Asotin County around July 8, according to a Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife news release.
Thu., July 11, 2019, 3:01 p.m.
The public comment period on a U.S. Fish and Wildlife proposal to delist gray wolves will close, Monday.
UPDATED: Thu., July 11, 2019, 3:02 p.m.
A wolf pack in northeast Washington with a history of attacking cattle will be targeted by state shooters this week.
Fri., June 21, 2019, 5 a.m.
Cattlemen association in Stevens County urges residents to report wolf and cougar attacks to the sheriff – before state wildlife managers
A cattlemen association in Stevens County urges residents to report wolf and cougar attacks to law enforcement before calling state wildlife managers.
Thu., June 20, 2019, 3:01 p.m.
Members of the Wedge wolf pack are being blamed for killing one cow in Stevens county, according to the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife.
UPDATED: Fri., June 7, 2019, 1:58 p.m.
The reward leading to the conviction in the illegal killing of a gray wolf over Memorial Day weekend grew to $10,000 on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Sat., June 1, 2019, 4:39 p.m.
Two wolves were killed in Stevens County over the Memorial Day weekend.
Sun., May 12, 2019
Regardless of our cultural identity –rancher, hunter, wildlife advocate or a multicultural cross-pollination of all – we must come together. We all care about the heritage of the West.
UPDATED: Wed., May 8, 2019, 6:32 p.m.
The head of Washington’s wildlife agency supported the federal delisting of wolves in an April letter.
Thu., April 18, 2019, 6 a.m.
Over the federal government’s 30-year effort to revive endangered red wolves in North Carolina, there have been many attempts by opponents to get rid of them. But to argue that …
Mon., April 8, 2019, 7:52 p.m.
A record number of wolves are roaming Oregon, 20 years after the species returned to the state. The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife said in a report released Monday …
Mon., April 8, 2019, 6 a.m.
Wildlife photographers and hunters looking for mule deer may need to hike a little higher.
Sat., April 6, 2019, 5 a.m.
WDFW gives update on latest wolf numbers, including new pack in Western Washington, but not all are thrilled by count
Washington’s wolf population continued to grow in 2018, with a minimum of 126 wolves, 27 packs and 15 breeding pairs documented by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife.
Thu., April 4, 2019, 1:27 p.m.
The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission will set 2019 hunting seasons, hear public input on suction dredging and review wolf population information starting Friday.
UPDATED: Thu., April 4, 2019, 8:43 p.m.
Washington’s wolf population continued to grow in 2018, with a minimum of 126 wolves, 27 packs and 15 breeding pairs documented by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlilfe.
UPDATED: Sat., April 6, 2019, 3:10 p.m.
Senate could vote for more staff and nonlethal efforts to control wolves.
UPDATED: Thu., March 14, 2019, 10:23 p.m.
A proposal to strip gray wolves of their remaining federal protections could curtail their rapid expansion across vast swaths of the U.S. West and Great Lakes, yet the predators already …
UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019, 9:22 p.m.
U.S. wildlife officials plan to lift protections for gray wolves across the Lower 48 states, a move that Chris Bachman, wildlife program director at the Spokane-based Lands Council, called premature …
Sat., Feb. 23, 2019, 6 a.m.
A bill requiring the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife to immediately review the state’s wolf population, among other things, passed through the Rural Development, Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee, …
Fri., Feb. 22, 2019, 7:06 p.m.
Colville Tribal hunters may now hunt wolves year-round on tribal grounds. The rule change, posted Thursday, also removed a three-wolf season limit.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:08 p.m.
It is time to bridge the divide and collaborate, supporting human interests and protecting wildlife.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:19 p.m.
Legislation to keep operating an Idaho board that pays a federal agency to kill wolves that attack livestock and elk is on its way to Gov. Brad Little.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:25 p.m.
You can earn more than $1,000 for trapping a single wolf in Idaho, but it will cost you.
Mon., Feb. 11, 2019, 5:53 p.m.
Washington’s Wolf Advisory Group was scheduled to meet Tuesday and Wednesday in Olympia.
Mon., Feb. 11, 2019, 5 p.m.
A pair of bills to encourage more people to kill wolves drew spirited debate at the Montana Legislature’s Fish, Wildlife and Parks Committee Jan. 31.
Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 5 a.m.
Sue Lani Madsen: Defending livelihood more important than bending to public perception when it comes to wolves
“How do you tell
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 8, 2019, 10:50 p.m.
In an area where no documented wolf packs roam, a rancher shot a wolf Monday.
Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 4 p.m.
The Washington Wolf Advisory group will discuss what to do once wolves are delisted in the state during a meeting on Olympia, Tuesday and Wednesday.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 4:39 p.m.
A pack of wolves in Yellowstone National Park found themselves floundering through deep snow while hunting elk Dec. 27. The bull elk had the advantage outpacing and fending off the …