Idaho Rangeland Resource Commission News

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Recreationists: Keep dogs on leash when encountering domestic sheep; walk bikes to avoid conflicts with guard dogs

Sunday, May 29, 2011

KETCHUM -- (May 29, 2010) -- It's springtime in the Wood River Valley -- the grass is greening up, the flowers are blooming, hikers, runners and mountain bikers are out getting exercise, and domestic sheep are beginning their annual migration into the high country. Read More...

Wolves kill 11+ sheep in Hulls Gulch in Boise Foothills

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

BOISE -- (May 27, 2010) -- At least two wolves are responsible for killing 11 sheep -- eight lambs and three ewes -- in upper Hulls Gulch in the Boise Foothills in the last three weeks, and federal Wildlife Services agents have been authorized to take action to eliminate the problem wolves, officials said Thursday. Read More...