CPoW, Others, Awarded Wolf Deterrent Funds

Last week, the Washington state Department of Agriculture awarded the Northeast Washington Wolf-Livestock Management grant to the Cattle Producers of Washington. The Association will receive $397,440 for its wolf deterrence project. CPoW’s project involves using conflict specialists to address wolf issues in Ferry, Stevens, Pend Oreille and Okanogan counties. In addition, the sheriff’s departments in […]

WSDA: Accepting Wolf-Livestock Management Grant Applications

The Washington state Department of Agriculture is now accepting applications for Northeast Washington Wolf-Livestock Management grants.  The grants are used to create a local approach to providing assistance with non-lethal management methods to reduce livestock depredations by wolves in the four NE Washington counties (Okanogan, Ferry, Steven and Pend Oreille counties).  The funds, $352,000 for […]