The state of Washington plans to kill some members of the Smackout wolf pack, which has repeatedly preyed on livestock in Stevens County.
Many western states pay livestock operators for cattle and sheep lost to wolves depredation. But an EarthFix investigation found Oregon is making questionable payments to ranchers.
Oregon fish and wildlife officials are considering a revised Wolf Management Plan that would set the course for endangered gray wolves for the next half decade.
local | Environment | News | Animals | Fish & WildlifeAP | April 12, 2017 8:08 a.m. | Salem, Oregon
The number of wolves in the wilds of Oregon increased slightly last year, but state wildlife officials lost track of one pack because none of its members are outfitted with GPS collars.
Sports | News | local | RecreationAP | March 26, 2017 8:19 a.m. | Portland
CJ McCollum seems to have Minnesota's number dialed in — he's scored 20 or more points in four straight matchups with the Timberwolves.
Environment | News | Fish & Wildlife | localCapital Press | Feb. 16, 2017 6:52 a.m. | Salem, Oregon
Oregon’s heavy snow in January caused problems for wildlife staff who track the state’s wolf population.
Environment | News | Fish & Wildlife | Recreation | localStatesman Journal | Feb. 11, 2017 12:31 p.m.
A proposal that could allow the public to hunt “problem wolves” — animals that attack livestock or cause a major decline in game populations — is a flashpoint in revisions to Oregon’s wolf plan.
The government and a conservation group both are offering reward money for help find whoever killed a federally protected gray wolf in South-Central Oregon.
News | local | Environment | Fish & Wildlife | Politics | AnimalsNorthwest News Network | Sept. 20, 2016 2:34 p.m.
Back in June, Washington state officials captured two wolves from the Profanity Peak pack and placed radio collars them, anticipating the conflict.
local | Environment | News | Animals | Fish & WildlifeNorthwest News Network | Sept. 13, 2016 4:45 p.m.
In the past month, wildlife officials have shot six wolves from a helicopter in the Colville National Forest in northeast Washington state.
A young Ugandan scientist talks about life on her family farm and what she's learned about wolves and ranchers in Washington state.
News | local | Environment | Fish & Wildlife | Politics | AnimalsNorthwest News Network | Sept. 8, 2016 5:50 p.m.
When Washington state wildlife officials announced they would eliminate the Profanity Peak wolf pack, they were operating under a new management plan...
local | Environment | News | Animals | Fish & WildlifeNorthwest News Network | Sept. 2, 2016 6:48 p.m.
The remaining members of a wolf pack in northeastern Washington targeted for extermination by the state are playing hard to get.
State officials will resume efforts to kill the remaining members of a wolf pack in northeastern Washington after finding two calf carcasses and an injured calf.
Washington wildlife officials have halted their efforts to kill wolves after shooting two members of a pack that had been preying on livestock in the state’s northeastern corner.
Environment | News | Animals | localAP | June 21, 2016 8:31 a.m. | Coeur D'Alene, Idaho
The Center for Biological Diversity announced the reward Monday following the killing of the pups that Idaho officials say happened in the middle of May.
local | News | Animals | Fish & WildlifeCapital Press | April 7, 2016 5:17 p.m.
The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife shot OR-4, his mate and two yearlings in March after the four attacked and devoured livestock in private pastures.