Hey California Department of Fish and Wildlife: OR-7 is Leaving Messages for You


By Bob Ferris   There are times when I wonder whether or not wolves read newspapers.  I ask myself this as OR-7 the wandering wolf known as Journey took time out of his busy schedule looking for love to leave Oregon on December 7th to visit his old haunts in California.  He then cruised back … Continue reading Hey California Department of Fish and Wildlife: OR-7 is Leaving Messages for You

Problems with the White Knight, Red Queen and Wolves


By Bob Ferris   I have been working in the wolf arena for most of my post-college career and so I watched with great interest the crowds at the various wolf hearings which by all accounts and in all places leaned towards continued federal-level gray wolf protections.  At the same time I have also watched … Continue reading Problems with the White Knight, Red Queen and Wolves

Fox thought extinct in Oregon possibly photographed on Mt. Hood


By Ian C. Campbell, The Oregonian  June 20, 2012 A red fox photographed by motion-detecting infrared camera in Mt. Hood National Forest. The fox is thought to be a Sierra Nevada red fox, which hasn't been found in Oregon in decades. With an invisible flash of infrared light across the snow, motion-detecting cameras in the … Continue reading Fox thought extinct in Oregon possibly photographed on Mt. Hood