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Biologists Spend Nights Hazing Oregon Wolves To Deter Livestock Kills

Medford Mail Tribune | Oct. 18, 2017 7:59 a.m. | Fort Klamath, Oregon

It's all part of an effort to disrupt the patterns of wolves seen and heard recently in the Wood River Valley, where upward of 35,000 cattle graze each summer.

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Wildlife Managers Track Daughter Of Famous OR-7 Wolf

Medford Mail Tribune | Oct. 16, 2017 1:41 p.m. | Medford, Oregon

State and federal wildlife managers will again be able to track gray wolf OR-7's Rogue Pack now that one of his presumed offspring is sporting a new GPS collar.

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Collared Wolf OR-33 Illegally Killed Near Klamath Falls

AP | Oct. 12, 2017 11:35 a.m. | Medford, Oregon

A collared gray wolf known as OR-33 was illegally killed in southern Oregon and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is asking the public to help solve the crime.

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Oregon's Wolf Population Growing In Mount Emily, Meacham

East Oregonian | Sept. 25, 2017 8:42 a.m.

Since wolves dispersed from Idaho and returned to northeast Oregon in the late 1990s, more of the predators are settling and forming packs in the Walla Walla and Mount Emily wildlife units.

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Wildfires Delay Efforts To Return Fishers To North Cascades

AP | Sept. 24, 2017 8:33 a.m. | Olympia, Washington

A state-led effort to return the weasel-like fishers to Washington's North Cascades has been delayed because of the massive wildfires in British Columbia.

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Washington State Halts Salmon Farm Permits After Fish Escape

AP | Aug. 27, 2017 9:57 a.m. | Seattle

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has directed the Department of Ecology to put on hold any new permits for net pens after thousands of Atlantic salmon escaped into Puget Sound earlier this month from a damaged salmon farm.

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Study To Examine How Saving Sage Grouse Effects Local Economies

Capital Press | Aug. 27, 2017 9:40 a.m.

Volumes have been published on conservation approaches to benefit embattled Western sage grouse populations, but economist John Tanaka believes researchers have largely overlooked how such strategies affect ranchers’ bottom lines.

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Oregon Kills 4th Wolf From Harl Butte Pack

Capital Press | Aug. 27, 2017 9:26 a.m.

Oregon wildlife officials killed a fourth member of the Harl Butte wolf pack Aug. 25, a day after authorizing the killing of two wolves from the Meacham pack following a series of attacks on cattle this month.

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Lethal Action Approved On Washington State Wolf Pack

AP | Aug. 27, 2017 9:09 a.m. | Spokane, Washington

Officials in Washington state have authorized the killing of one or more members of a wolf pack in the northeast corner of the state following attacks on cattle.

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Bald Eagle Shot In Oregon Before Fourth Of July Has Been Euthanized

OPB | Aug. 23, 2017 3:15 p.m.

A bald eagle shot in Oregon just before the Fourth of July has been euthanized due to the severity of its shoulder injury. 

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