Late last month, the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife announced that it would shoot up to four wolves in the Harl Butte pack. Again. In August, following conflicts between wolves and livestock in the same area, the Department killed another four wolves from the same pack.
Federal Agencies Urged to Halt Coyote-hunting Contest in Oregon’s Lake County Contest Risks Killing Endangered Wolves, Breaking Wildlife Laws PORTLAND, Ore.— Six wildlife conservation organizations representing nearly 212,000 Oregonians are calling on the U.S. Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management to stop a coyote-hunting contest planned for Nov. 19-20. The groups are concerned … Continue reading Coyote Killing Contest Placing Oregon’s Wolves in Crosshairs
For Immediate Release, August 3, 2016 Contacts: Nick Cady, Cascadia Wildlands, (314) 482-3746, firstname.lastname@example.orgAmaroq Weiss, Center for Biological Diversity, (707) 779-9613, email@example.com John Mellgren, Western Environmental Law Center, (541) 359-0990, firstname.lastname@example.org Wildlife Agency to Kill Wolves in Northeast Washington Members of Profanity Peak Pack To Be Targeted in Ferry County OLYMPIA, Wash.— Washington Department of … Continue reading Wolves Being Killed in Northeast Washington
For Immediate Release December 21, 2015 Contacts: Nick Cady, Cascadia Wildlands, 314-482-3746, email@example.com Timothy Coleman, Kettle Range Conservation Group, 509-675-3556, firstname.lastname@example.org Bethany Cotton, WildEarth Guardians, 406-414-7227, email@example.com John Mellgren, Western Environmental Law Center, 541-525-5087, firstname.lastname@example.org Conservationists deal blow to Wildlife Services in landmark WA wolf case Court rejects indiscriminate wolf killing OLYMPIA, … Continue reading Huge Legal Victory for Washington’s Wolves