WDFW to host two public meeting on pronghorn antelope management

  The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) wants to hear from residents on how to manage pronghorns on portions of central Washington. The agency will host two public listening sessions to gather stakeholder feedback on pronghorn antelope management. “Pronghorn are some of the rarest and least-known large mammals in Washington. Historically, they’ve been […]

Washington, Oregon fish and wildlife commissioners will meet to discuss Columbia River salmon reform

  OLYMPIA – The public is invited to attend a meeting scheduled this month by members of the Washington and Oregon fish and wildlife commissions to discuss next steps in reforming salmon management on the Columbia River. The meeting is set for Jan. 17 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Oregon Fish and […]

WDFW seeks public comments on proposed 2019-20 hunting seasons

  OLYMPIA – The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is seeking public comments on proposed recommendations for the 2019-20 hunting seasons. From Jan. 23 through Feb. 13, WDFW will accept written comments from the public to help finalize hunting rules and regulations proposed for the upcoming year. The proposals and comment forms will […]

WDFW will allow public to comment on Columbia River policy review at advisory group meetings

  OLYMPIA – The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is inviting people to share their views at four upcoming meetings in Ridgefield on a draft assessment of a state policy that guides the management of salmon fisheries in the lower Columbia River. The policy, adopted in 2013 by the Washington Fish and Wildlife […]

Youth hunters: Apply by March 30 for chance to win guided spring turkey hunt on ranch near Medford

  CENTRAL POINT, Ore.—ODFW’s Access and Habitat Program and the C2 Ranch are offering 10 youth hunters the chance to hunt turkey on the ranch’s 9,500-acre property near Medford this spring. The deadline to apply is March 30 and winners will be drawn on April 2. Each winner will get a one-day guided hunt. A parent or other […]

In The Bush

Sitting in the blind waiting for the kill can be a daunting task. Even worse when undercover for hours you may only have a split second to take your shot and if your not on the mark, you’ll be going home empty handed.