Yearly Archives: 2015

/2015

Wallowa County Commissioner Susan Roberts exhibits Ignorance

It Amazes me that Wallowa County Commissioner Susan Roberts doesnt seem to think Wolves were there first! Typical statement from an Official that has the Cattlemens influence! Sorry but she is just PLAIN IGNORANT! Environmental groups make good on threats to mount legal challenge to wolf delisting.   Three environmental groups have petitioned the Oregon Court of Appeals to review Oregon’s recent decision to remove the gray wolf from the state’s endangered species list. Oregon Wild, The Center for Biological Diversity and Cascadia Wildlands filed the legal challenge Wednesday. The commission voted to delist the wolf in a 4-2 decision on [...]

By | 2015-12-31T04:36:03+00:00 December 31st, 2015|National, Oregon|0 Comments

End of Year Appeal Demands Protections for Wolves in Oregon / Public News Service

Someone is finally Calling out The Cattlemens Association in Oregon.... Like we have been doing for years....it's very clear that this decision was guided by the political winds of the governor's office and the cattlemen's associations in the state!" December 31, 2015 PORTLAND, Ore. - Wolves could get a fighting chance at a comeback in the New Year in Oregon, after three conservation groups filed a lawsuit this week asking that the state put wolves back on the Endangered Species list. Early this month, the Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission voted 4-2 to delist wolves. The groups contend there are [...]

By | 2015-12-31T04:14:21+00:00 December 31st, 2015|National, Oregon|0 Comments

Wolves thriving in Washington, but only in the east | News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News | KOMO

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Wolves are thriving in Washington, primarily on the eastern side of the Cascade Range. That has sparked conflict because much of the support to bolster the wolf population comes from urban and liberal western Washington, but the negative impacts strike eastern Washington. One solution is for wolves to disperse across the state more quickly, wildlife officials said. "With the densities of wolves in northeastern Washington, we would like to see the Cascades get more wolves and more wolf packs," said Dave Ware, a wolf recovery expert with the state Department of Fish and Wildlife. Ware believes [...]

By | 2015-12-30T20:21:30+00:00 December 30th, 2015|Washington|0 Comments

Sweden allows limited wolf hunt in temporary ruling – Yahoo News

Why is it wolves are being killed everywhere????? Stockholm (AFP) - Swedish courts on Wednesday authorised the culling of 14 wolves pending a top court's decision on the legality of hunting an animal protected under European law. The legal uncertainty surrounding wolf hunting will last until the Supreme Administrative Court definitively settles the issue, although a date for a ruling has not yet been set. The temporary ruling allows for the killing of 14 wolves in two regions in the hunting season running from January 2 to February 15, far fewer than the 46 animals in five regions originally planned. [...]

By | 2015-12-30T19:00:26+00:00 December 30th, 2015|National, Sweden|0 Comments