Elk herd troubles Idaho neighborhood

Feeding that started in the ’70’s now attracts more than just elk

This is an interesting story about what feeding elk in the Elkhorn subdivision of the Wood River Valley has led to.

Elk herd troubles Idaho neighborhood
By Ariel Hansen – The Magic Valley Times-News

Groups target Nevada predators

Mountain lions, coyotes, badgers, skunks and ravens will all be targeted in an effort to improve deer and sage grouse survival using $866,000 from the Nevada Department of Wildlife’s Heritage fund.

Rather than tackle the main issues related to sage grouse declines, livestock grazing, sagebrush killing projects, and energy developments, groups in Nevada are going after predators instead. Guess who will do the killing? Wildlife Services.

Just another subsidy to the livestock industry.

Groups target Nevada predators
JEFF DELONG – RGJ.com

Sage Grouse © Ken Cole

Sage Grouse © Ken Cole

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