The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife responded to a request from the Governor to kill fewer wolves, last week.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Dec. 5
Cathy Lee took this photo of a duck near a small pond near E. 61st Ave. and the Palouse Highway. “I saw this pair of ducks playing and flying in and out of the pond,” she wrote. “Snow was on the ground and there was light fog blowing through. At times rays of sun would shine through the fog lift, showing off the spectacular colors of these amazing birds.” Web extra: Submit your own outdoors-related photographs for a chance to be published in our weekly print edition and browse our archive of past reader submissions online at spokesman.com/outdoors.
Montana officials have put out for public review a suite of potential regulations for one of the state’s busiest rivers.
The yearly migration of bald eagles to Lake Coeur d’Alene is ramping up.
Trails in the Waikiki Spings area got new signage in late October.
BILLINGS – Alone in the woods, amid the wonders of nature, I often think deeply about the important questions in life, such as: Is buying Halloween candy cheaper per ounce than buying whole candy bars? Yep, sometimes too much time alone in the woods can let the evil squirrels of my mind run a little wild.
The state’s wildlife and habitat management agency is taking another crack at procuring full funding.
Schweitzer Mountain opened Friday, the only area resort to do so after a slow start to winter.
The first step to undertaking any kind of home project is acquiring the appropriate wardrobe.
Ornithologist Victoria Kaufman of Spokane will present recent local waterfowl survey results at the Spokane Audubon Society meeting on Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m., at Riverview Village Community Building, 2117 E. North Crescent Ave.
The wandering grizzly bear that spent the summer in the Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness Area has turned its trek into a loop.
Elk S19, otherwise known as Salix, is the first elk calf acquired by Washington State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine for its Elk Hoof Disease Research Program. Salix arrived on the Pullman campus late last week and has been kept in isolation.
Montana officials have found the state’s first suspected case of chronic wasting disease in wild elk.
Officials on the Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forest are leveraging grants to help rejuvenate isolated aspen stands important to biological diversity, with a particular emphasis on improving elk habitat
I’ve been fortunate to travel the world and the United States, visiting places famed for their natural beauty.
Among the many things worth giving thanks for today, Spokane’s robust network of trails and natural spaces should be high on the list.
Alan Liere’s fishing-hunting report for Nov. 28
A young bald eagle gets ready to launch. It takes about five years for bald eagles to acquire their white head and tail. Buck Domitrovich took this photo at the Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge on Nov. 21. Web extra: Submit your own outdoors-related photographs for a chance to be published in our weekly print edition and browse our archive of past reader submissions online at spokesman.com/outdoors.
Fisheries officials at the Idaho Department of Fish and Game and Nez Perce Tribe are now optimistic they will be able to trap enough adult, B-run steelhead to meet spawning needs at Dworshak National Fish Hatchery.