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Ranchers in wolf country finding continued success with range riding

Ranchers in wolf country finding continued success with range riding

Posted by Chase Gunnell at Dec 18, 2014 08:55 AM |

Six Washington ranchers involved in a Conservation Northwest program to prevent conflicts between wolves and livestock using range riders lost no sheep or cows to predators during the 2014 season, despite grazing their herds in the territory of confirmed wolf packs.

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Wolf Science Panel at the University of Washington

Wolf Science Panel at the University of Washington

Posted by Chase Gunnell at Dec 03, 2014 12:55 PM |

As wolves continue to recover in the Pacific Northwest, and as state agencies move towards the management phases of wolf recovery, Conservation Northwest, along with the Pacific Wolf Coalition and the University of Washington, recently had the opportunity to bring together some of North America's leading wolf experts to discuss ways to recover and manage gray wolves using the best available science, as well as experience from other states.

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Make your voice heard on the future of the Teanaway Community Forest

Make your voice heard on the future of the Teanaway Community Forest

Posted by Chase Gunnell at Nov 25, 2014 04:35 PM |

Submit your thoughts on the future management and values of the Teanaway Community Forest by attending a public open house on December 4th, or by submitting your comments online.

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USFWS Investigating Dead Wolf in the Teanaway

USFWS Investigating Dead Wolf in the Teanaway

Posted by Chase Gunnell at Oct 31, 2014 08:45 AM |

A mature female wolf was found dead this week within the territory of the Teanaway Pack northeast of Cle Elum. Because wolves remain federally listed as Endangered in Washington’s Cascades, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service agents are investigating the incident.

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Alleged Wolf Poaching in Whitman County

Alleged Wolf Poaching in Whitman County

Posted by Chase Gunnell at Oct 22, 2014 12:40 PM |

Based on the information currently available, we believe this to be a flagrant violation of state law that warrants appropriately severe penalties if the offender is found guilty.

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Cascades Citizens Wildlife Monitoring Project Winter Season

Cascades Citizens Wildlife Monitoring Project Winter Season

Join Conservation Northwest, the Wilderness Awareness School, and the I-90 Wildlife Bridges Coalition for this winter’s field season monitoring wildlife in the Cascades at Snoqualmie Pass!

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Speak up for Washington’s Wolves in Lynnwood on Oct. 14

Speak up for Washington’s Wolves in Lynnwood on Oct. 14

This coming Tuesday, October 14th from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. WDFW will host a public meeting on wolf management in Room 1EF of the Lynnwood Convention Center.

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Fisher Recovery Proposed for Mount Rainier, North Cascades

Fisher Recovery Proposed for Mount Rainier, North Cascades

Posted by Chase Gunnell at Oct 01, 2014 04:00 PM |

Public comment on the restoration plan is open through October 15th. Please show your support for recovering fishers in the Cascades by submitting a comment below!

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25 Million Acres Designated Protected Critical Habitat for Lynx

25 Million Acres Designated Protected Critical Habitat for Lynx

Posted by Chase Gunnell at Sep 12, 2014 03:45 PM |

Conservation groups are troubled by some of the areas left out of the designation. The Kettle Range in northeast Washington, for example, has vast tracts of quality habitat and a long, continuous record of lynx presence, including a sighting in July.

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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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