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Llama killed by wolf could have easily been prevented

On  Jan. 30 on a llama was found dead by owner, retired rancher Howard Cantrell on private land in rural Union County, Oregon. Bite marks were consistent with wolf predation. Cantrell said they have been coming in from different directions every night. He says the previous night there had been a chase. We are trying to understand why there were no deterrents being used. We also do not understand why he would leave them out all night. Why not put them in a little barn at night? It doesn't have to be anything fancy and there are only 14 llamas.  I would be [...]

By | 2018-02-07T03:17:31+00:00 February 7th, 2018|Protect The Wolves|1 Comment

It is time that Ranchers are stopped from influencing management of Public Resources

Located within this article is recent wolf killing that will show you that Yellowstone Wolves will need us to get our "Sacred Resource Protection zone" established around National Parks. Also Within the Below article, Fish and game along with Ranchers will show you that they should not be allowed to manage the publics resources without asking for public input, but then be required to implement the majority Opinion. Ranchers complain about Deer populations.... what will happen? FG will increase slaughter. It is past time that the Majority stop allowing the ranching minority to influence the management of the publics resources. [...]

Washington House committee OKs bill to move wolves – Washington 

  OLYMPIA — Legislation directing the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife to move wolves from east to west passed the House Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee Feb. 1. The bill, sponsored by northeast Washington Rep. Joel Kretz, was supported by urban lawmakers, but was opposed by Western Washington legislators whose rural districts would be candidates for receiving wolves. “This is a difficult one for me. I may be a lone wolf on this one and be a ‘no’ vote. I understand why the bill is needed. and I think it’s going to pass here today, and so let’s call [...]

Red wolves may be going extinct in the wild — again – The Washington Post

This sprawling mix of swamp and forest is the only place in the world where red wolves live in the wild, and on a breezy afternoon Ron Sutherland set out to find one. He drove an SUV slowly on lumpy dirt roads for nearly four hours, scanning spindly trees, murky canals, green thickets and muck. Two other sharp-eyed conservationists helping to search from the back seat also saw nothing. A second fruitless search the next morning left little doubt: The red wolf, which went extinct in the wild before the federal government managed to revive the species, is disappearing again, maybe forever. [...]

By | 2018-02-05T22:17:15+00:00 February 5th, 2018|Ban Grazing Allotments, Protect The Wolves|1 Comment