Idaho Fish and Game Department

3 wolves killed in central Idaho after sheep attacks

BOISE, Idaho — Three wolves have been killed by federal authorities in central Idaho near Stanley, an action blasted by an environmental group. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Wildlife Services said it killed the wolves over several days earlier this month at the request of the Idaho Department of Fish and Game after confirming wolves killed six sheep. The three…

Mini owl irruption out west? Wyoming wildlife center takes in 19 baby owls, all displaced from Idaho in 24 hours

(Facebook/Teton Raptor Center photo)JACKSON, Wyo. — A Wyoming wildlife rehabilitation center may consider turning away any storks carrying baby owls that show up for a while. The Teton Raptor Center in Jackson Hole took in 19 owlets last week from the three separate clutches, broods of young owls, within 24 hours. All the baby owls were from Idaho. The nonprofit…