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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
3 Dead Sea Otters That Washed Up on Central Coast Had Been Shot: State Wildlife Officialsearly August, and washed up between Santa Cruz Harbor and Seacliff State Beach
3 Dead Sea Otters That Washed Up on Central Coast Had Been Shot: State Wildlife Officials
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted an hour ago
early August, and washed up between Santa Cruz Harbor and Seacliff State Beach in Aptos between Aug. 12 and 19, the state Department of Fish and Wildlife said Monday. The animals are protected under the Endangered Species Act and state law.... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
NH man drowns trying to save childrenFish and Wildlife celebrates 30 years of duck stampsVt. Fish and Wildlife celeb
NH man drowns trying to save children
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted an hour ago
Fish and Wildlife celebrates 30 years of duck stampsVt. Fish and Wildlife celebrates 30 years of duck stamps The Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife is going to be celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the duck stamp program that has helped... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Vt. Fish and Wildlife celebrates 30 years of duck stampsCOLCHESTER, Vt. (AP) - The Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife is going to
Vt. Fish and Wildlife celebrates 30 years of duck stamps
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted an hour ago
COLCHESTER, Vt. (AP) - The Vermont Department of Fish and Wildlife is going to be celebrating the 30th Anniversary of the duck stamp program that has helped preserve 12,000 acres of wetlands across the state. Fish and Wildlife Commissioner Louis... Read more
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Business Wire
Advanced BioCatalytics Completes Supply Agreement with Clean Gulf Associatesoil spill cleanup is also listed on the NCP Product Schedule and received a lic
Advanced BioCatalytics Completes Supply Agreement with Clean Gulf Associates
Business Wire / Posted 2 hours ago
oil spill cleanup is also listed on the NCP Product Schedule and received a license from the State of California’s Department of Fish and Game/Office of Spill Prevention and Response as an oil spill cleanup agent. “ABC has established a... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Wolf pack killing prompts death threatsWolf management officials at the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife are
Wolf pack killing prompts death threats
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 3 hours ago
Wolf management officials at the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife are receiving death threats in light of a decision to lethally remove the Profanity Peak wolf pack. The pack is believed to be responsible for 12 cattle depredations in six... Read more
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Wired News
Conservation Has a Big Problem With Charismatic CarnivoresKeeping orcas in small pools is cruel, so that’s a good thing. But on the same
Conservation Has a Big Problem With Charismatic Carnivores
Wired News / Posted 4 hours ago
Keeping orcas in small pools is cruel, so that’s a good thing. But on the same day, officials from the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife killed six of 11 wolves from the (amazingly named) Profanity Peak pack because they attacked... Read more
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PhysOrg
Increases in coastal development and precipitation push a parasite from land to searesearchers led by the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine's Karen C. Drayer
Increases in coastal development and precipitation push a parasite from land to sea
PhysOrg / Posted 5 hours ago
researchers led by the UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine's Karen C. Drayer Wildlife Health Center and the California Department of Fish and Wildlife. The scientists were called upon to help decipher the mystery in the late 1990s when a... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
CA Dept. of Fish and Wildlife investigates killing of three endangered southern sea ottersthree endangered southern sea otters that had been shot and killed washed up on
CA Dept. of Fish and Wildlife investigates killing of three endangered southern sea otters
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 10 hours ago
three endangered southern sea otters that had been shot and killed washed up onto Santa Cruz beaches. The California Department of Fish and Wildlife is asking for help identifying those responsible. "It's rare. It's very rare--gunshot,... Read more
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The Columbian
New digs for doe, fawnswhat to do. “We need help getting her moved to a spot where she can live the re
New digs for doe, fawns
The Columbian / Posted 11 hours ago
what to do. “We need help getting her moved to a spot where she can live the rest of her life as a disabled deer.” The Department of Fish & Wildlife manages the state’s deer population, but she has been unsuccessful in lobbying for the agency’s... Read more
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Register Pajaronian
Pajaronian Three sea otters found shotleading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons who shot them. F
Pajaronian Three sea otters found shot
Register Pajaronian / Posted 14 hours ago
leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons who shot them. Forensic investigators from the California Department of Fish and Wildlife were examining the creatures on Monday. For the complete article see the 08-30-2... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Deer Killed by Arrow Found Behind Walnut Creek Homeafternoon then picked up the odor of the decaying carcass. Contra Costa Animal
Deer Killed by Arrow Found Behind Walnut Creek Home
NBC Bay Area / Posted 15 hours ago
afternoon then picked up the odor of the decaying carcass. Contra Costa Animal Services removed the deer and said the Department of Fish and Wildlife will investigate. "You could speculate that that probably was a hunting experience," said... Read more
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11 News Houston
Reward in killing of sea otters near Santa CruzProtection Act and by California state law. Killing a southern sea otter is pun
Reward in killing of sea otters near Santa Cruz
11 News Houston / Posted 16 hours ago
Protection Act and by California state law. Killing a southern sea otter is punishable by up to $100,000 in fines and a possible jail sentence. Anyone with information should call the California Department of Fish and Wildlife. Copyright 2016... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Three Sea Otters Shot to Death in Santa Cruz Countyprovide them with information regarding the fatal shootings. The U.S. Fish and
Three Sea Otters Shot to Death in Santa Cruz County
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 16 hours ago
provide them with information regarding the fatal shootings. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service along with the California Department of Fish and Wildlife are investigating the deaths of three male sea otters, which washed ashore sometime in... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Mountain Lion spotted roaming near Harrison Stadium in Oroville45 minutes. Officers were unsuccessful in finding the mountain lion and the in
Mountain Lion spotted roaming near Harrison Stadium in Oroville
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 17 hours ago
45 minutes. Officers were unsuccessful in finding the mountain lion and the incident was reported to the California Department of Fish & Wildlife. The Oroville Police Department would like to remind the citizens of Oroville that at times,... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Reward Offered After Sea Otters Found Shot, Killedunder Marine Mammal Protection Act and by California state law. Killing a south
Reward Offered After Sea Otters Found Shot, Killed
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 17 hours ago
under Marine Mammal Protection Act and by California state law. Killing a southern sea otter is punishable by up to $100,000 in fines and a possible jail sentence. Anyone with information should call the California Department of Fish and Wil... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Hunt on for killer of sea otters found shot near Santa Cruzin Santa Cruz and a third in nearby Aptos about two weeks ago, according to Max
Hunt on for killer of sea otters found shot near Santa Cruz
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 18 hours ago
in Santa Cruz and a third in nearby Aptos about two weeks ago, according to Max Schad, a wildlife officers with the state Department of Fish and Wildlife. A fourth dead otter washed up at Natural Bridges State Beach in Santa Cruz, but rangers were... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
$10,000 reward offered in mystery shooting of California sea ottersaround San Nicolas Island in Ventura County. Those with information about the
$10,000 reward offered in mystery shooting of California sea otters
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 19 hours ago
around San Nicolas Island in Ventura County. Those with information about the shootings are urged to contact the Department of Fish and Wildlife’s poaching tip line, CalTIP, at 1 (888) 334-2258 or the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service at... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
$10K Reward Offered For Info On 3 Fatal Sea Otter Shootingsaccording to wildlife officials. The reward of at least $10,000 is being funde
$10K Reward Offered For Info On 3 Fatal Sea Otter Shootings
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 19 hours ago
according to wildlife officials. The reward of at least $10,000 is being funded through the Monterey Bay Aquarium, state Department of Fish and Wildlife and a private donor, wildlife officials said. Anyone with information about the three... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Three sea otters shot and killed, wash ashore in Santa Cruz CountyThree sea otters were shot and killed this summer and washed ashore in Santa Cr
Three sea otters shot and killed, wash ashore in Santa Cruz County
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 19 hours ago
Three sea otters were shot and killed this summer and washed ashore in Santa Cruz County, according to the California Department of Fish and Wildlife and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Investigators said three male southern sea otters were found... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Reward in killing of sea otters in Northern Californiais punishable by up to $100,000 in fines and a possible jail sentence. Anyone
Reward in killing of sea otters in Northern California
KTVN Reno / Posted 20 hours ago
is punishable by up to $100,000 in fines and a possible jail sentence. Anyone with information should call the California Department of Fish and Wildlife. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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The Mercury News
Three California sea otters shot and killed in Santa Cruz Countyit. An investigation into this month's case is being conducted by the U.S. Fis
Three California sea otters shot and killed in Santa Cruz County
The Mercury News / Posted 21 hours ago
it. An investigation into this month's case is being conducted by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the California Department of Fish and Wildlife. The Monterey Bay Aquarium, the state Department of Fish and Game and a private donor are... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Three Sea Otters Shot to Death in Santa Cruz Countyprovide them with information regarding the fatal shootings. The U.S. Fish and
Three Sea Otters Shot to Death in Santa Cruz County
NBC Bay Area / Posted 22 hours ago
provide them with information regarding the fatal shootings. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service along with the California Department of Fish and Wildlife are investigating the deaths of three male sea otters, which washed ashore sometime... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Bald eagle numbers soar across KentuckyThe Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources counted 151 occupied nes
Bald eagle numbers soar across Kentucky
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 23 hours ago
The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources counted 151 occupied nesting territories this year – up 14 percent from last year and up 51 percent from 2012 when the state surpassed the century mark for the first time since bald eagles... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
3 sea otters shot to death in Santa Cruz Countythe Santa Cruz Harbor and Seacliff State Beach in Aptos, according to the U.S.
3 sea otters shot to death in Santa Cruz County
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 23 hours ago
the Santa Cruz Harbor and Seacliff State Beach in Aptos, according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the California Department of Fish and Wildlife. Investigators believe they were likely shot in late July or early August. Initial necropsy... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
NTSB releases preliminary report on Virginia plane crashunderway after Louisville man dies at Lake Cumberland The Russell County Coron
NTSB releases preliminary report on Virginia plane crash
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 23 hours ago
underway after Louisville man dies at Lake Cumberland The Russell County Coroner's Office and the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife are conducting a joint investigation after the death of a 64-year-old Louisville man at the... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Final steel span of East End Bridge expected to be hoisted todayunderway after Louisville man dies at Lake Cumberland The Russell County Coron
Final steel span of East End Bridge expected to be hoisted today
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 23 hours ago
underway after Louisville man dies at Lake Cumberland The Russell County Coroner's Office and the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife are conducting a joint investigation after the death of a 64-year-old Louisville man at the... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
WATCH LIVE | U of L's Bobby Petrino to hold 1:30 p.m. news conferenceunderway after Louisville man dies at Lake Cumberland The Russell County Coron
WATCH LIVE | U of L's Bobby Petrino to hold 1:30 p.m. news conference
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 23 hours ago
underway after Louisville man dies at Lake Cumberland The Russell County Coroner's Office and the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife are conducting a joint investigation after the death of a 64-year-old Louisville man at the... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Man who lost wife to cancer tries to inspire others fighting the diseaseunderway after Louisville man dies at Lake Cumberland The Russell County Coron
Man who lost wife to cancer tries to inspire others fighting the disease
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
underway after Louisville man dies at Lake Cumberland The Russell County Coroner's Office and the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife are conducting a joint investigation after the death of a 64-year-old Louisville man at the... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Mass held for two nuns killed in Mississippiunderway after Louisville man dies at Lake Cumberland The Russell County Coron
Mass held for two nuns killed in Mississippi
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
underway after Louisville man dies at Lake Cumberland The Russell County Coroner's Office and the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife are conducting a joint investigation after the death of a 64-year-old Louisville man at the... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Crews placing final piece of span into East End Bridgeunderway after Louisville man dies at Lake Cumberland The Russell County Coron
Crews placing final piece of span into East End Bridge
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
underway after Louisville man dies at Lake Cumberland The Russell County Coroner's Office and the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife are conducting a joint investigation after the death of a 64-year-old Louisville man at the... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Victims in string of Shelby Park shootings rememberedunderway after Louisville man dies at Lake Cumberland The Russell County Coron
Victims in string of Shelby Park shootings remembered
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
underway after Louisville man dies at Lake Cumberland The Russell County Coroner's Office and the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife are conducting a joint investigation after the death of a 64-year-old Louisville man at the... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
False report of gunman at Los Angeles airport causes panicunderway after Louisville man dies at Lake Cumberland The Russell County Coron
False report of gunman at Los Angeles airport causes panic
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
underway after Louisville man dies at Lake Cumberland The Russell County Coroner's Office and the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife are conducting a joint investigation after the death of a 64-year-old Louisville man at the... Read more
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The Columbian
‘Mr. High’ threatens to sell data from hunters’, fishers’ license purchasesa link to the chats involving the data breaches via an email address identical
‘Mr. High’ threatens to sell data from hunters’, fishers’ license purchases
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
a link to the chats involving the data breaches via an email address identical to the one used to send emails to the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife and other state agencies informing them of his hacking handiwork. ODFW and agencies with... Read more
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The Columbian
Changes at Snake River dams helping Idaho sockeye salmonladder exit shower has worked about as well as we could have hoped for at Grani
Changes at Snake River dams helping Idaho sockeye salmon
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
ladder exit shower has worked about as well as we could have hoped for at Granite,” said Russ Kiefer of the Idaho Department of Fish and Game. The permanent system at Lower Granite Dam pulls up water from about 70 feet deep, which in... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Victims in string of Shelby Park shooting rememberedunderway after Louisville man dies at Lake Cumberland The Russell County Coron
Victims in string of Shelby Park shooting remembered
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted yesterday
underway after Louisville man dies at Lake Cumberland The Russell County Coroner's Office and the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife are conducting a joint investigation after the death of a 64-year-old Louisville man at the... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Police conduct investigation after man's death at Lake CumberlandLOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – The Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife Resources
Police conduct investigation after man's death at Lake Cumberland
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted yesterday
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – The Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife Resources and the Russell County Coroner’s Office are conducting an investigation after a Louisville man’s death at Lake Cumberland State Dock in Jamestown, Kentucky... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Official: Protecting wildlife during a fire isn't a prioritya fire has on wildlife probably isn’t as serious as many might expect, however,
Official: Protecting wildlife during a fire isn't a priority
Desert Dispatch / Posted yesterday
a fire has on wildlife probably isn’t as serious as many might expect, however, according to officials with the California Department of Fish & Wildlife (DFW).“First of all, during a fire, animals will get out of the way as fast as they can,” DFW... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Changes at Snake River dams helping Idaho sockeye salmonladder exit shower has worked about as well as we could have hoped for at Grani
Changes at Snake River dams helping Idaho sockeye salmon
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 2 days ago
ladder exit shower has worked about as well as we could have hoped for at Granite," said Russ Kiefer of the Idaho Department of Fish and Game. The permanent system at Lower Granite Dam pulls up water from about 70 feet deep, which in... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Hunting, fishing licenses on sale again in Washingtonthe intrusion was discovered last week, but resumed them Saturday through its n
Hunting, fishing licenses on sale again in Washington
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
the intrusion was discovered last week, but resumed them Saturday through its network of 600 dealers across the state. Department of Fish and Wildlife spokesman Bruce Botka says online sales remain suspended because officials still can't ensure... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Hunting, fishing licenses on sale again in Washingtonthe intrusion was discovered last week, but resumed them Saturday through its n
Hunting, fishing licenses on sale again in Washington
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 days ago
the intrusion was discovered last week, but resumed them Saturday through its network of 600 dealers across the state. Department of Fish and Wildlife spokesman Bruce Botka says online sales remain suspended because officials still can't ensure... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Hunting, fishing licenses on sale again in Washingtonthe intrusion was discovered last week, but resumed them Saturday through its n
Hunting, fishing licenses on sale again in Washington
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 2 days ago
the intrusion was discovered last week, but resumed them Saturday through its network of 600 dealers across the state. Department of Fish and Wildlife spokesman Bruce Botka says online sales remain suspended because officials still can't ensure... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Hunting, fishing licenses on sale again in Washingtonthe intrusion was discovered last week, but resumed them Saturday through its n
Hunting, fishing licenses on sale again in Washington
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 2 days ago
the intrusion was discovered last week, but resumed them Saturday through its network of 600 dealers across the state. Department of Fish and Wildlife spokesman Bruce Botka says online sales remain suspended because officials still can't ensure... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Hunting, fishing licenses on sale again in Washingtonthe intrusion was discovered last week, but resumed them Saturday through its n
Hunting, fishing licenses on sale again in Washington
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 2 days ago
the intrusion was discovered last week, but resumed them Saturday through its network of 600 dealers across the state. Department of Fish and Wildlife spokesman Bruce Botka says online sales remain suspended because officials still can't ensure... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Hunting, fishing licenses on sale again in Washingtonthe intrusion was discovered last week, but resumed them Saturday through its n
Hunting, fishing licenses on sale again in Washington
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 2 days ago
the intrusion was discovered last week, but resumed them Saturday through its network of 600 dealers across the state. Department of Fish and Wildlife spokesman Bruce Botka says online sales remain suspended because officials still can't ensure... Read more
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Salon.com
Hunting, fishing licenses on sale again in Washingtonsales are secure. Online sales remain suspended because officials still can’t e
Hunting, fishing licenses on sale again in Washington
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
sales are secure. Online sales remain suspended because officials still can’t ensure the online system’s security, the Department of Fish and Wildlife said. “With many excellent late summer and fall hunting and fishing opportunities rapidly... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Hunting, fishing licenses on sale again in Washington, as FBI continues investigationthe intrusion was discovered last week, but resumed them Saturday through its n
Hunting, fishing licenses on sale again in Washington, as FBI continues investigation
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
the intrusion was discovered last week, but resumed them Saturday through its network of 600 dealers across the state. Department of Fish and Wildlife spokesman Bruce Botka said online sales remain suspended because officials still can’t ensure... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Hunting, fishing licenses on sale again in Washingtonthe intrusion was discovered last week, but resumed them Saturday through its n
Hunting, fishing licenses on sale again in Washington
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 days ago
the intrusion was discovered last week, but resumed them Saturday through its network of 600 dealers across the state. Department of Fish and Wildlife spokesman Bruce Botka says online sales remain suspended because officials still can't ensure... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
WDFW resumes sale of fish and hunting licensesThe Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife has begun selling hunting and fi
WDFW resumes sale of fish and hunting licenses
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife has begun selling hunting and fishing licenses again after a data hack released personal information that left millions vulnerable. Users can purchase licenses today in-person from vendors, and... Read more
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KHSL Chico-Redding
Hunting, fishing licenses on sale again in Washingtonthe intrusion was discovered last week, but resumed them Saturday through its n
Hunting, fishing licenses on sale again in Washington
KHSL Chico-Redding / Posted 2 days ago
the intrusion was discovered last week, but resumed them Saturday through its network of 600 dealers across the state. Department of Fish and Wildlife spokesman Bruce Botka says online sales remain suspended because officials still can't ensure... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Hunting, fishing licenses on sale again in Washingtonthe intrusion was discovered last week, but resumed them Saturday through its n
Hunting, fishing licenses on sale again in Washington
KTVZ Bend / Posted 2 days ago
the intrusion was discovered last week, but resumed them Saturday through its network of 600 dealers across the state. Department of Fish and Wildlife spokesman Bruce Botka says online sales remain suspended because officials still can't ensure... Read more
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