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Showing blog entries tagged as: Washington's wolves
Wolves on the rebound

Wolves on the rebound

Posted by mmillay at Feb 15, 2013 12:00 AM |
Filed under: Washington's wolves

In their recently released annual survey, WDFW confirmed the presence of at least 24 new wolves in Washington, bringing the tally of wolves to 51. This estimate could be doubled again if unconfirmed estimates are included.

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Washington wolf bills 2013

Washington wolf bills 2013

Posted by Erin Moore at Jan 25, 2013 07:45 PM |

A run down of the wolf bills before the state legislature as of March 2013. Conservation Northwest supports bills that promote proactive wolf-livestock conflict avoidance.

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Wolves are the new normal

Wolves are the new normal

Posted by Erin Moore at Oct 05, 2012 02:35 PM |

Oct 5 - Wolves were the main focus of a meeting of Washington's Fish and Wildlife Commission, and nearly 100 people showed up to comment for continued recovery of wolves in Washington.

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It's come to this

It's come to this

Posted by Erin Moore at Sep 20, 2012 11:25 AM |

“We have been strong advocates for exhausting all non-lethal means possible to avoid this situation and are extremely disappointed that it has come to this,” Mitch Friedman, Conservation Northwest.

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Uniquely Pacific Northwest wolves

Uniquely Pacific Northwest wolves

Posted by Erin Moore at Sep 15, 2012 12:00 AM |

Sept 15 - Will Cascades wolves retain federal endangered species act protections? The US Fish and Wildlife Service is currently deciding, and Conservation Northwest and others called on President Barack Obama to maintain Endangered Species Act protection for wolves in the Pacific Northwest.

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First major test of the wolf plan

First major test of the wolf plan

Posted by Erin Moore at Sep 04, 2012 05:20 PM |

Evidence that Washington's Wedge Pack wolves were responsible for killed and injured cattle was inconclusive at first. But experts now agree that some members of the pack are involved, triggering depredation responses as outlined in the 2011 wolf plan.

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Wedge Pack wolf killed

Wedge Pack wolf killed

Posted by Erin Moore at Aug 07, 2012 12:00 AM |
Filed under: Washington's wolves

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife has announced that its agents killed a female wolf from the Wedge Pack, located near the Canadian border in Stevens County in northeast Washington.

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Lookout pack poachers sentenced

Lookout pack poachers sentenced

Posted by Erin Moore at Jul 11, 2012 05:50 PM |

Three members of the White family of Twisp, WA, have been sentenced for their criminal roles in the poaching of members of the Cascade's Lookout wolf pack. The illegal killings reduced the pack to its present status of just two or three wolves, and the pack has not produced pups since.

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In Man vs. Wolf, Northwest wolves star on Discovery Channel

In Man vs. Wolf, Northwest wolves star on Discovery Channel

Posted by Erin Moore at Jul 05, 2012 06:50 PM |

July 5 - Millions of people are expected to watch a captivating special on Northwest wolves airing Saturday, July 7 (8 pm, times may vary), on the Discovery Channel.

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Jay Kehne appointed to Fish & Wildlife Commission

Jay Kehne appointed to Fish & Wildlife Commission

Posted by Erin Moore at Jan 15, 2012 01:00 AM |

Jan 15 - The job of a commissioner is to look at the best science possible and make good decisions for wildlife, says Jay Kehne, who lives in Omak and works part-time for Conservation Northwest.

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