Stories tagged: wolves
Mon., Oct. 7, 2019, 6 a.m.
This may be a tale that only dentists can appreciate, but the teeth of dead Yellowstone wolves are helping scientists understand the life of predators more than 11,000 years ago.
Fri., Oct. 4, 2019, 4:41 p.m.
Just days after Gov. Jay Inslee asked that fewer wolves be killed, wildlife officials announced they’d removed a member of the Grouse Flats pack.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 1, 2019, 9:05 p.m.
“We must find new methods to better support co-existence between Washington’s livestock industry and gray wolves in our state,” Inslee said in the letter. “The status quo of annual lethal …
Thu., Sept. 26, 2019, 3:07 p.m.
Members of the Grouse Flats wolf pack, in Southeast Washington, will be killed by state wildlife officials.
Sat., Sept. 21, 2019
The mandate of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife is to preserve, protect and perpetuate the state’s fish and wildlife. It is an awesome and daunting responsibility.
Fri., Sept. 20, 2019, 6 a.m.
A well-known Spokane-area cross country coach is the newest member of a group tasked with guiding and directing wolf policy in Washington.
Wed., Sept. 18, 2019, 6 p.m.
Hunting was on the minds of those that tuned into a virtual open house about wolf management on Tuesday.
Sun., Sept. 15, 2019, 6 a.m.
Wolf pups with monogamous parents are more likely to survive, according to new research from the University of Idaho.
Sat., Sept. 14, 2019
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife has wasted millions in taxpayer dollars to create wolf management policies it has chosen not to follow.
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.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 31, 2019, 11:33 a.m.
Someone has been shooting cows from the road in Stevens County, according to the Stevens County Cattlemen’s Association. But the cattlemen’s shooting charge is hard to prove, and there’s no …
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.
Fri., Aug. 30, 2019, 2:29 p.m.
No members of the Togo wolf pack have been killed by Washington wildlife officials, yet.
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.
Sun., Aug. 25, 2019, 5 a.m.
Elk are crafty creatures. Just ask any elk hunter.
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.
Thu., Aug. 15, 2019, 6 a.m.
Over the course of the summer, more than 800 game cameras spread throughout the woods and mountains of Idaho have been taking photos every 10 minutes. Simultaneously.
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.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 14, 2019, 5:47 p.m.
It was about half past midnight when Russ Fee woke up to the sound of frantic shouts coming from a campsite next to his in Canada’s Banff National Park. From …
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. 7, 2019, 3:48 p.m.
Washington wildlife managers continue to try and kill members of the Old Profanity Territory wolf pack.
Sun., Aug. 4, 2019, 5:30 a.m.
An expansive study of elk mortality in Idaho’s wolf country did what most good science does: challenged ideas held as gospel by both wolf partisans and wolf antagonists.
Sat., Aug. 3, 2019, 6:30 a.m.
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife has opened a public comment period to gather input on how the department will manage wolves in Washington post-recovery.
Fri., Aug. 2, 2019, 3:48 p.m.
Two western Washington residents filed a lawsuit attempting to block the killing of more members of the Old Profanity Territory wolf pack, Thursday.
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.
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 …