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WDFW hasnt met with Interagency Wolf Committee since 2015 

Donny Martorello and WDFW have been blatantly disregarding IWC and the BIA for 2 years it appears.... Martorello Told us Stories evidently at the September Meeting.... Because he hasnt been meeting with them period!!  This is a Direct Violation of "NEW" Policy in 2016. Advisory Groups and Management Boards Guidelines WDFW Advisory Group Handbook Contact Interagency Wolf Committee Donny Martorello Wolf Policy Lead Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife 360-902-2515 [email protected] Interagency Wolf Committee Wolves present some of the most challenging management issues for several state agencies and Washington tribes. With the wolf population in the state continuing to grow, the [...]

For Immediate Release illegal Trap catches Grizzly near Lily Lake, Wyoming

EVERYONE watch yourselves in the Lily Lake Wyoming area for illegal Traps and a pissed off Grizzly Bear from being caught in an illegal trap. All the more reason for not only our Sacred Resource Protection Zone, but outlawing Traps simply due to the fact that they not only hurt peoples pets, but Species still listed as Endangered!! All of us are concerned about The Grizzly de-listing as well as The Sacred Resource Protection Zone. Here is another prime example of Wyoming is not capable of managing Sacred Resources!! They cant even control their trappers. Traps need to be outlawed period! [...]

Tribal Group Petitions For Wolf Protection Zone | Wyoming Public Media

A national tribal conservation group is proposing that Wyoming create a 31-mile “sacred resources protection zone” around Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks where wolves can’t be hunted. The group, Protect the Wolves, has reached out to the Eastern Shoshone and Northern Arapaho in Wyoming for support. Both tribes told Wyoming Public Radio that they are still evaluating the proposal. Northern Arapaho member Sergio Maldonado is facilitating the discussion. He said the wolf is an important species to his tribe and that the federal government is mandated to consult tribes about such species. “I’m hopeful that the Game and Fish [...]

Petition asking for YNP wolf hunting buffer | Local News | codyenterprise.com

Referring to wolves as “a sacred resource,” a Native American lobbying group last Wednesday delivered a petition to Game and Fish at a public informational session in Laramie. The Protect the Wolves Pack is asking the department and the Game and Fish Commission to draw a 31-mile no-hunting buffer zone around Yellowstone and Grand Teton National Parks when it arranges for hunting seasons this fall. Speaking for the group, Roger Dobson said killing wolves is an affront to Native-American religion. “We don’t disrespect the white maan’s Bible,” Dobson said. “They should not disrespect our wildlife. It’s got to stop.” Management [...]