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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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Reviving Black Diamond's Coal Mine In Seattle's Green Shadow

KUOW/EarthFix | Oct. 16, 2017 5:19 p.m. | Seattle

Coal mining could be coming back in the Northwest to an old coal mine in southeast King County.

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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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Prosecutors: Southwest Washington Poaching Bust Is Unprecedented

OPB | Oct. 12, 2017 6:01 p.m. | Vancouver, Washington

Seven people have been charged with nearly 200 criminal counts related to illegal hunting in southwest Washington and parts of Oregon — one of the largest poaching busts in recent memory.

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Salmon-Friendly Rulings On Columbia, Snake Dams Could Be Overturned By Congress

OPB/EarthFix | Oct. 12, 2017 4:35 p.m.

A bill sponsored by several U.S. House members from the Northwest aims to overturn two recent court decisions to protect salmon from harmful effects of Columbia and Snake river dams.

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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 Considering Added Protections For Reclusive Coastal Seabird

OPB/EarthFix | Oct. 2, 2017 3:46 p.m.

The marbled murrelet has been at the center of a conservation fight on the Oregon coast for decades.

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Gray Wolf Roaming In Northwest Washington

OPB | Sept. 30, 2017 1:49 p.m.

Federal officials say DNA testing has confirmed that a wolf is roaming on the west side of the Cascade mountains in northwestern Washington state.

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Tsunami Debris Continues Delivering Invasive Species To The West Coast

OPB/EarthFix | Sept. 29, 2017 9:10 a.m.

New research shows nearly 300 species have traveled on debris rafts across the Pacific Ocean.

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Washington State Ends Wolf Killing After 2 Months Without Cattle Attack

AP | Sept. 27, 2017 7:45 a.m. | Olympia, Washington

The WashingtonDepartment of Fish and Wildlife says efforts to kill members of a wolf pack north of Spokane have ended.

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