Stories tagged: Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife
Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 9:54 a.m.
The Grouse Flats wolf pack in Garfield County has been credited with killing a 450-pound calf on Aug. 30, according to a Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife news release.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 9:43 a.m.
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife will host three online meetings to discuss how to manage wolves once they are fully recovered and delisted.
Thu., Sept. 12, 2019, 6 a.m.
With the general hunting season opener for most of Washington about a month out, now is the time for the unprepared hunter to panic.
Tue., Sept. 3, 2019, 3:54 p.m.
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife has assembled an internal working group to develop recommended changes to the cougar hunting seasons.
Fri., Aug. 30, 2019, 2:32 p.m.
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife commission will hold a special meeting at 8 a.m. Tuesday.
Thu., Aug. 29, 2019, 2:39 p.m.
The annual hunting prospects for the state of Washington will be published later this week or Monday at the latest, according to Staci Lehman, a spokeswoman for the Washington Department …
Thu., Aug. 29, 2019, 6 a.m.
Julia Smith is a relative newbie when it comes to Washington’s wolf issues.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 28, 2019, 11:21 a.m.
Fearing violence, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife has canceled a series of 14 wolf-related meetings.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 24, 2019, 6:05 p.m.
A judge declined to block the killing of more wolves in the Kettle River Range of Ferry County, Thursday.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 16, 2019, 7:09 p.m.
On Friday, a judge temporarily blocked the killing of the sole surviving member of the Old Profanity Territory wolf pack.
Fri., Aug. 16, 2019, 1:01 p.m.
The return of steelhead to the Snake River and its tributaries continues to fall short of what was an already low preseason forecast.
Wed., Aug. 14, 2019, 4:36 p.m.
Washington officials killed three members of a wolf pack that are repeatedly preying on cattle in Ferry County.
Tue., Aug. 13, 2019, 12:38 p.m.
The two remaining members of the Togo wolf pack will be killed by Washington wildlife officials.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 14, 2019, 8:30 a.m.
A portion of an article in last Sunday’s outdoors section didn’t sit well with one Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife commissioner.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 7, 2019, 3:48 p.m.
Washington wildlife managers continue to try and kill members of the Old Profanity Territory wolf pack.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 5, 2019, 9:15 a.m.
On a sunny Tuesday morning in the tree-covered mountains of the Colville National Forest, all was quiet except for a steady
Thu., Aug. 1, 2019, 5:30 a.m.
With five cases of CWD confirmed just miles from Idaho border, state officials shore up the defenses
In May and into the summer, wildlife officials in Libby, Montana, confirmed five cases of chronic wasting disease.
UPDATED: Wed., July 31, 2019, 5:09 p.m.
Wolves from a pack in Northeast Washington will again be in the crosshairs of state shooters.
Mon., July 29, 2019, 5:07 p.m.
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee on Wednesday appointed two new members to the Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission: Jim Anderson and Molly Linville.
Thu., July 25, 2019, 6:27 p.m.
Members of the Old Profanity Territory pack killed two more calves Saturday and Monday, according to Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife officials.
Thu., July 18, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
On Saturday, shooters killed a member of the Old Profanity Territory wolf pack. The legal killing was authorized by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife last week after members …
Mon., July 15, 2019, 6 a.m.
Despite facing a $20 million budget shortfall, Washington’s wildlife management agency will not be making significant cuts.
Sun., July 14, 2019, 5:30 a.m.
Wolves, bears, prescribed burning and more were discussed during a virtual Q&A session Monday.
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.
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.
Tue., July 9, 2019, 6 a.m.
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is seeking applicants for its Game Management Advisory Council.
Tue., July 2, 2019, 5:31 p.m.
Washington fish and wildlife head to take virtual questions from Eastern Washington residents, Monday
The director of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife take virtual questions from Eastern Washington residents Monday July 8.
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.
Fri., June 14, 2019, 5:45 p.m.
Bullfrogs may be the delight of children and a common sight and sound at Cannon Hill Park. But the amphibians are considered an invasive predatory species that is efficient at …
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.