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Washington reports new wolf pack found

Washington reports new wolf pack found

SPOKANE, Wash. — Wildlife officials are reporting that a new wolf pack has been discovered in northeast Washington's Ferry County near Profanity Peak.

September 16, 2014 6:43 amLoading…

Wolf hunting licenses go on sale Monday

Montana’s wolf hunting licenses go on sale Monday for the 2014-15 hunting season.

July 31, 2014 1:57 pmLoading…
Oregon congressman wants buffer for wolves around Yellowstone

Oregon congressman wants buffer for wolves around Yellowstone

An Oregon congressman is asking the Interior Department to work with states to curb gray wolf hunting around Yellowstone National Park.

July 08, 2014 1:45 pmLoading…
Conservationists seek nonlethal wolf controls

Conservationists seek nonlethal wolf controls

SPOKANE, Wash. — Eight conservation groups are complaining that it is too easy to kill wolves that attack livestock in Washington state.

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Lots of visitors

Lots of visitors

Yellowstone National Park visitors collect to photograph wildlife. Visitation to the park is up over last year.

June 11, 2014 5:15 pmLoading…

Opinion: An issue of prey, not the endangered kind

Wildlife managers are tiptoeing through the recovery of gray wolves in Washington.

June 06, 2014 5:00 amLoading…
Elk group donates $25K to FWP for wolf management

Elk group donates $25K to FWP for wolf management

MISSOULA — The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation has donated $25,000 to the state Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks to help the agency better determine the number of wolves in Montana.

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Proposed quota for landowner wolf kills set at 100

Proposed quota for landowner wolf kills set at 100

Bowing to the Legislature, the Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission approved a controversial measure for public comment that would allow landowners to shoot up to 100 wolves a year without a license if the animals threaten humans, livestock or pets.

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Wyoming governor touts wolf reintroduction success

Wyoming governor touts wolf reintroduction success

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead says a survey showing Wyoming's wolf population is stable proves ending federal protections for the animals and placing them under state management was the right move.

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Western Oregon sweeps MSU in baseball

Western Oregon swept Montana State Billings 8-3 and 6-4 on Friday in a GNAC baseball doubleheader at Dehler Park.

April 11, 2014 7:56 pmLoading…
Montana wolf population remains stable at 627

Montana wolf population remains stable at 627

Montana’s verified wolf population remained stable in 2013 while livestock depredations by wolves continued to decline, dropping about 27 percent from 2012, according to the Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks.

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Winter Safari in Yellowstone - Wolf

Winter Safari in Yellowstone - Wolf

Ken Sinay of Yellowstone Safari Company discusses how to better your odds at seeing wolves in Yellowstone National Park.

March 16, 2014 2:00 amLoading…
FWP adopts new rules allowing landowners to kill wolves

FWP adopts new rules allowing landowners to kill wolves

MISSOULA — The Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission adopted new administrative rules for killing wolves that pose a threat to landowners’ safety on Thursday.

March 14, 2014 4:17 pmLoading…

Wyoming wolves well-tracked this winter

JACKSON, Wyo. — State game managers say they have been successful catching and radio-collaring wolves this winter.

March 02, 2014 4:20 pmLoading…
Livestock depredation by wolves declined in 2013

Livestock depredation by wolves declined in 2013

One year doesn’t make a trend, but as Montana hunters and trappers have increased their wolf harvest, claims for livestock depredation reimbursement fell in 2013.

January 20, 2014 12:00 am Related Loading…
Yellowstone wolves eating more bison

Yellowstone wolves eating more bison

Bison are playing a larger role in the sustenance of park wolves compared to past years as Yellowstone National Park’s bison herd has swelled and elk numbers have declined, according to the Yellowstone Wolf Project’s 2012 report.

January 20, 2014 12:00 am Related Loading…
Darting wolves no easy task

Darting wolves no easy task

Interested in how Yellowstone wolves are collared? Check out this video.

January 16, 2014 10:46 amLoading…
Paying tribute

Paying tribute

Offspring of Mollie's pack in Yellowstone Park show respect to their mother and father.

January 16, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Avid elk hunters form wolf-trapping co-op

The hunters behind the little-known Foundation For Wildlife Management know three things about trapping wolves.

January 04, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Dogs vulnerable to wolf traps

Idaho’s wolf trapping season rekindles the anxiety a Sandpoint woman suffered in February as her dog, with a cable locked around its neck, nearly choked to death in her arms.

December 20, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

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