Stories tagged: wolves
Thu., Dec. 5, 2019
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife responded to a request from the Governor to kill fewer wolves, last week.
Fri., Nov. 15, 2019
On Nov. 1, a Thurston County Superior Court judge dismissed three of four claims against the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife in a case filed by the Center for …
Thu., Nov. 14, 2019
For the first time in 24 years, Yellowstone National Park’s wolf project staff found no evidence in 2018 of wolves killing each other.
Mon., Nov. 4, 2019
The chance to comment on how Washington’s gray wolves should be managed once they are no longer a state endangered species has been extended until Nov. 15.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 7, 2019
The Cowboy Whisperer: Ferry County range rider works to build understanding in Washington wolf country
Wolves are thriving in Washington, with their populations growing an average of 28% per year. But tolerance for wolves is, in Daniel Curry’s view, on the ropes. And every time …
Fri., Oct. 18, 2019
The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission is scheduled to hear updates on wolf, cougar and bear management, and a number of proposed revisions to fishing regulations on Friday and Saturday.
Mon., Oct. 7, 2019
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
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
“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
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
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
Hunting was on the minds of those that tuned into a virtual open house about wolf management on Tuesday.
Sun., Sept. 15, 2019
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
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
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
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
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife commission will hold a special meeting at 8 a.m. Tuesday.
Fri., Aug. 30, 2019
No members of the Togo wolf pack have been killed by Washington wildlife officials, yet.
Thu., Aug. 29, 2019
Julia Smith is a relative newbie when it comes to Washington’s wolf issues.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 28, 2019
Fearing violence, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife has canceled a series of 14 wolf-related meetings.
Sun., Aug. 25, 2019
Elk are crafty creatures. Just ask any elk hunter.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 24, 2019
A judge declined to block the killing of more wolves in the Kettle River Range of Ferry County, Thursday.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 16, 2019
On Friday, a judge temporarily blocked the killing of the sole surviving member of the Old Profanity Territory wolf pack.
Thu., Aug. 15, 2019
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
Washington officials killed three members of a wolf pack that are repeatedly preying on cattle in Ferry County.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 14, 2019
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
The two remaining members of the Togo wolf pack will be killed by Washington wildlife officials.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 7, 2019
Washington wildlife managers continue to try and kill members of the Old Profanity Territory wolf pack.