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WDFW Pauses Efforts to Remove OPT Pack Wolves

posted Apr 9, 2019, 8:31 PM by chloe owens

11/26/2018, by Brandon Hansen, The Independent

WDFW pauses efforts to remove OPT pack wolves

After a two-week period where WDFW officials were unable to locate the remaining two members of the OPT pack, the WDFW announced on Nov. 13 that were were pausing action to lethally remove the wolves in Ferry County. The agency has not moved into a formal evaluation period…WDFW staff had used aircraft to remove the remaining two pack members but they were unable to locate them because of dense forest canopy.