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UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:11 p.m.

From freeway to fridge: Here’s how one Boise woman makes use of Idaho roadkill

BOISE – When Jessica Mundall sees an animal on the side of the road, there’s a decent chance it will end up inside her freezer. The 26-year-old is one of …


Oregon joins other states allowing roadkill for food

A new law that goes into effect Jan. 1 means people in Oregon will be able to harvest and eat roadkill.


UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, 5:33 p.m.

Idaho bill would let motorists shoot injured animals at roadside

Idaho House Majority Leader Mike Moyle wants to write the state’s current roadkill salvage rules into state law, and add an additional provision: That motorists can shoot a badly injured …


Experts say salvaging roadkill makes sense for numerous reasons

As vegetarians go, Keaton Buell is unusually skilled at butchering deer.


Roadkill on the menu: 1,600 dead deer, elk salvaged from Washington roads

Steve Clark has learned that roadkill can be as delicious as the “fresh” deer and elk he hunts. The Spokane man accounts for two of some 1,600 salvage permits issued …


Sportsmen recover roadkill for charity kitchens

Certified volunteers from the Inland Northwest Wildlife Council of Spokane have permits to dispatch injured game and collect the edible meat for the Union Gospel Mission or other charities.


UPDATED: Wed., June 21, 2017, 10:23 p.m.

Roadkill: It’s what’s for dinner under new Oregon law

Under a roadkill bill passed overwhelmingly by the Legislature and signed by the governor, motorists who crash into the animals can now harvest the meat to eat.


Out & About: Road-killed deer, elk become fair game in Washington

Roadkill became legal to collect along the Washington’s roads and highways starting this month.


Field reports: Salvaging road-killed deer, elk approved in Washington

CRITTERS – Starting this summer, Washington residents will be able to salvage road-killed deer and elk across most of the state, according to a new program adopted Friday by the …


Idaho’s roadkill salvage law seen as delicious success

You may hear little of it, but Idaho’s nearly 4-year-old law that allows people to salvage roadkill is surprisingly popular. According to an online data base maintained by the Idaho …


Roadkill law yields pelts, food, applause

CASEYVILLE, Ill. – In six years of trapping, one thing has become apparent to Cody Champ: His pursuit of animal pelts isn’t cheap, costing him $100 a week just for …


Rattlesnake skins slither onto market

BOISE – Thanks to concerns from Idaho state legislators, Idahoans now may legally sell up to six rattlesnake skins a year, and the state’s Fish and Game Department is looking …


Idaho rules now allow some sales of snakeskins

BOISE – Thanks to concerns from Idaho state legislators, Idahoans now may legally sell up to six rattlesnake skins a year, and the state’s Fish and Game Department is looking …


Snow hounds game

Deep snow isn’t the only curse dogging wildlife in the region this week. “Loose dogs are taking a toll on deer,” Wanda Clifford, Inland Northwest Wildlife Council executive director, said …