Hunter hired by Washington state kills 1 wolf
Posted by Nick Provenza
By NICHOLAS K. GERANIOS
SPOKANE — A wolf has been killed by a hunter hired by Washington, a state where the animals have been regaining a foothold in recent years after being hunted to extinction in the early 1900s.
The state Department of Fish and Wildlife said hunters were back out Monday, and three more wolves in the Huckleberry Pack could be killed to protect sheep in rural southern Stevens County.
The agency says wolves from the Huckleberry Pack this month have killed 22 sheep and injured three more, despite preventive measures.
Environmental groups oppose the hunt.
Wolves began moving back into the state in the early 2000s from Idaho and Canada, and are protected under state and federal law. The state exterminated an entire pack of wolves to protect a herd of cattle in 2012.
Should anyone want to contact these people to voice their opinion on this matter :
The rancher who wants the wolves killed his name is DAVID A DASHIELL, he lives at 4089 LESSIG ROAD in HUNTERS, WA. His wife's name is JULIE.His phone number is 509 722 3033.
Her phone number is 509 528 1293.Since they filed a public document their information is now PUBLIC.
The guy at the Department of Fish and WILDLIFE Is NATHAN PAMPLIN, his phone number is 360-902-2693 and his e mail is Nathan.Pamplin@dfw.gov, and this too is a public source.
STEVENS COUNTY CATTLEMENS ASSOCIATION email is email@example.com
Dashiell is a member of that group