The Saga of Wolf Recovery in Washington


by Nick Cady   A highlight of Cascadia Wildlands' wolf conservation work includes a lawsuit that culminated in the successful negotiation of wolf/livestock conflict rules in Oregon between conservation groups, the Department of Fish and Wildlife, and livestock producers.  Those rules provided concrete guidelines as to when the state could kill wolves in response to … Continue reading The Saga of Wolf Recovery in Washington

Celebrate and Practice Wolf Awareness This Week and Beyond


By Bob Ferris   I get philosophical when riding my bike.  I got so philosophical the other night that I almost biked into an opening car door, but I digress.  A lot of my pedal-powered thinking of late has been directed at wolves, science and our various governments’ intellectual and moral responsibilities—with the Huckleberry Pack … Continue reading Celebrate and Practice Wolf Awareness This Week and Beyond

Huckleberry Hounding


By Bob Ferris   I read an article recently that reported that when peace officers wore cameras happier outcomes resulted for the police and for citizens.  I think of this now as our Legal Director Nick Cady readies himself for to meet along with our members of our coalition with officials in Washington about the … Continue reading Huckleberry Hounding

Huckleberry Hindsight


By Bob Ferris   The true character of any person, institution or machine becomes revealed by stress. You could think, for instance, that you were in good shape until you climb that steep hill and realize differently because your lungs are struggling, your heart beats like a drum and your head aches. For the Washington … Continue reading Huckleberry Hindsight

With Huckleberry Wolf Pack in Crosshairs, Conservation Groups Appeal to Gov. Inslee to Require Rules Limiting Killing of Washington’s Endangered Wolves


For Immediate Release, August 28, 2014   Contacts:  Amaroq Weiss, Center for Biological Diversity, (707) 779-9613 Nick Cady, Cascadia Wildlands, (314) 482-3746 John Mellgren, Western Environmental Law Center, (541) 525-5087 Tim Coleman, Kettle Range Conservation Group, (509) 775-2667   With Huckleberry Wolf Pack in Crosshairs, Conservation Groups Appeal to Gov. Inslee to Require Rules Limiting … Continue reading With Huckleberry Wolf Pack in Crosshairs, Conservation Groups Appeal to Gov. Inslee to Require Rules Limiting Killing of Washington’s Endangered Wolves

Washington Wildlife Agency Urged to Revoke Kill Order for Huckleberry Pack


For Immediate Release, August 22, 2014   Contacts:    Nick Cady, Cascadia Wildlands, (314) 482-3746 Amaroq Weiss, Center for Biological Diversity, (707) 779-9613 Mike Petersen, The Lands Council, (509) 209-2406 Suzanne Stone, Defenders of Wildlife, (208) 861-4655 Tim Coleman, Kettle Range Conservation Group, (509) 775-2667/(509) 435-1092 (cell)   Washington Wildlife Agency Urged to Revoke Kill … Continue reading Washington Wildlife Agency Urged to Revoke Kill Order for Huckleberry Pack