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News updates on our work from the Coast to the Rockies.

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Aug. 29th Update on Huckleberry Pack

Aug. 29th Update on Huckleberry Pack

As the Huckleberry Wolf Pack situation continues to evolve, Conservation Northwest has been in regular communication with the office of Governor Jay Inslee, our elected leaders in the state legislature and Department of Fish and Wildlife officials. We have also been receiving direct updates from agency specialists and independent wolf experts working on the ground at the incident site in Stevens County.

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Statement on Huckleberry Wolf Pack Depredations

Statement on Huckleberry Wolf Pack Depredations

Posted by Chase Gunnell at Aug 25, 2014 12:50 PM |

Conservation Northwest is disturbed by conflict occurring between the members of the Huckleberry Wolf Pack and a sheep herd in Stevens County. We have been contacted by Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife (WDFW) and informed that up to four members of the pack will be killed.

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USFWS: Don't Downlist Woodland Caribou

USFWS: Don't Downlist Woodland Caribou

Posted by Chase Gunnell at Jul 10, 2014 12:10 PM |

The world’s southernmost caribou need all the protection they can get! Tell USFWS not to downlist WA’s woodland caribou.

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Summer News from the Range

Summer News from the Range

Posted by Chase Gunnell at Jun 27, 2014 10:35 PM |

Ranchers have begun turning out cows and calves onto seasonal grazing lands. Some of those lands overlap with territory home to Washington’s recovering wolves. And that’s where you’ll find livestock under the watchful eye of range riders co-sponsored by Conservation Northwest.

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Public comment needed on wolves, game management

Public comment needed on wolves, game management

Posted by Chase Gunnell at Jun 23, 2014 09:55 AM |

Submit a comment by July 18 to WDFW to support Washington’s recovering wolves. The agency is considering new proposals for managing predator/prey relationships and developing a plan to manage wolves after they are no longer classified as an endangered species.

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Fladry protects wolves and livestock in Teanaway

Fladry protects wolves and livestock in Teanaway

A non-lethal wolf mitigation tool that's centuries-old is helping prevent wolf-livestock conflict in the Teanaway Valley this spring. And Conservation Northwest staff and volunteers were happy to lend a hand to the Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife to put it in place.

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For woodland caribou, challenges remain

For woodland caribou, challenges remain

Posted by Jasmine Minbashian at May 08, 2014 07:50 PM |

USFWS may downgrade protections for Selkirks caribou, deeming them "threatened" and no longer "endangered," in response to a petition from the Pacific Legal Foundation, which represents snowmobile interests in northern Idaho.

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A night with the grizzlies

A night with the grizzlies

Posted by Erin Moore at Apr 11, 2014 12:00 AM |

On April 8 the Whistler community welcomed the Coast to Cascades Grizzly Bear Initiative at "A night with the grizzlies."

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$7500 reward offered for illegal wolf killing

$7500 reward offered for illegal wolf killing

Posted by Erin Moore at Feb 21, 2014 03:37 PM |

The illegally killed wolf was once part of the Smackout Pack in northeast Washington. Today, Conservation Northwest and the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife announced a reward for up to $7,500 to anyone who can offer information leading to the conviction of the person or persons involved in the illegal killing of a female collared gray wolf.

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Citizen wildlife monitoring report published

Citizen wildlife monitoring report published

Posted by Erin Moore at Feb 14, 2014 12:00 AM |

The newest field season report by the Citizen Wildlife Monitoring Project underscores the value of wildlife monitoring to conserve Washington's wildlife and habitat.

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