The filing removes wolves from the state ESA but has no other effect on wolf management. There is no general season sport hunting of wolves allowed in any phase of the Wolf Plan…
Turkey hunting is open from Oct. 15-Dec. 31 in most of western Oregon.
ODFW staff believe gray wolves have met the criteria to be delisted from the state Endangered Species Act (ESA) and will recommend this action to the FWC at their Nov. 9 meeting in Salem.
This is the first discovery of this species in the Willamette River drainage.
On October 16, the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW) formally announced the parameters for the state’s popular Northwest Permit Zone goose hunt.
Sign up now for one of ODFW’s upcoming pheasant hunting workshops.
Archery hunters may use lighted nocks which have no other function other than to increase visibility of the arrow and help hunters track wounded game.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) declined to list the Sierra Nevada red fox under the Endangered Species Act due in part to research conducted in Oregon showing a significant extension.
ODFW is asking hunters and others in northwest Oregon to be on the lookout for limping elk that may have hoof disease.
The Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge will host a new waterfowl hunting program just for youth hunters this fall, marking the first time hunting has been allowed on the refuge.
Fisheries advocate and volunteer Richard Heap recently received the Dave Liscia Volunteer Award from the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife.
She chose an ODFW pheasant hunting workshop to get started—and went home with a pheasant her very first day
Register them for a hunter education class or field day happening around the state in August and early September.
The Fish and Wildlife Commission adopted amended administrative rules for sage-grouse management in Oregon at its meeting in Salem today.
Registration is now open for ODFW’s free pheasant hunts for youth (age 17 and under) happening around the state in September.
The Fish and Wildlife Commission will meet at 1 p.m., Monday, July 27 in Salem for a special meeting to adopt amended administrative rules for sage-grouse management in Oregon.
Oregon’s drought has wildlife biologists and public land managers especially concerned for upcoming pronghorn and other hunting seasons
Get the most out of the dog you have or learn what to look for in a new hunting dog.
The public is invited to comment on draft revisions of the Oregon Conservation Strategy and the Oregon Nearshore Strategy.
Rare footage of Kit Fox pups playing in the Eastern Oregon desert recently was captured on video. Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife biologists have been studying the foxes since 2012.
The 115 lucky hunters who drew a bighorn sheep or Rocky Mtn goat tag and other interested hunters are invited to an orientation on July 18 at 9 a.m. in The Dalles.
The Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission adopted 137,015 controlled hunt big game tags for this fall’s hunting season at today’s meeting in Salem.
On Saturday, June 20, ODFW and the Benton Bowman Archery Club will host a workshop near Philomath for beginners 18 years of age and older.
The event will feature a river theme to highlight the ecological and historical importance of the St. Louis River, which flows through the park.
Bring the whole family to this 5K walk/run with a wild twist on Saturday, June 20 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at E.E. Wilson Wildlife Area near Corvallis.
Jarvis, 77, has been teaching hunter education in Oregon for more than 32 years and has certified more than 1,665 students.
Last year’s spring harvest of 4,229 turkeys was up 9 percent from the previous year and the highest since 2010. This year’s season could be even better.
Some people spend thousands of dollars at auctions for the chance to hunt a trophy animal anywhere they want in Oregon. But it could cost you less than five bucks.
A comprehensive guide focused on conserving Oregon’s native turtles and their habitats recently was released by the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife.
Hazing of double-crested cormorants is set to begin soon in several areas along the Oregon Coast to improve survival of juvenile salmon and steelhead.
Come learn archery skills the third Saturday of every month at the EE Wilson Wildlife Area Archery Range (29555 Camp Adair Road, Monmouth). We’ll even bring the bows and arrows.
The project will help wildlife habitat recover from last summer’s South Fork Complex Fire, which burned more than 60,000 acres in the Murderers Creek basin.
ODFW is offering youth hunters (ages 17 and under) the chance to win a guided turkey hunt on a private ranch in Jackson County during the spring 2015 turkey season.
Hunter education just got more convenient for adults needing the certification to hunt in other states.
Turkey hunting season will be here soon. ODFW is hosting several workshops (March 22 in Tualatin, April 4 in Tygh Valley) to get newcomers ready for the season.
The Fish and Wildlife Commission will meet Friday, March 6 in Salem to be briefed on the 2014 Annual Wolf Report.
ODFW has openings in several hunter education classes coming up in late February and March.
This time of year isn’t just for Easter egg hunting. Many Oregonians are in the outdoors looking for another seasonal treat– shed antlers.
The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife announced the annual art competition to select artwork featured on the 2016 Habitat Conservation Stamp, Waterfowl Stamp and Upland Game Bird Stamp.
The Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission has chosen Curt Melcher as its choice to be the next director for the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife…