collapse
Double U Hunting Supply Visit R&R Calls

Author Topic: WDFW: Coyote vs. Wolf Identification  (Read 5752 times)

Online bearpaw

  • Family, Friends, Outdoors
  • Administrator
  • Trade Count: (+3)
  • Legend
  • *****
  • Join Date: Apr 2009
  • Posts: 28781
  • Location: Colville
  • "Rather Be Cougar Huntin"
    • http://www.facebook.com/DaleDenney
    • Bearpaw Outfitters
  • Groups: WFW, WSTA, WSB, WPHA, FWM, NRA, SCI, RMEF, NAHC, IOGA, MOGA, CCOC, BBB
WDFW: Coyote vs. Wolf Identification
« on: October 24, 2013, 03:02:11 AM »
WDFW WILDLIFE PROGRAM
Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife
600 Capitol Way North, Olympia, WA 98501-1091
wildthing@dfw.wa.gov


Dear Washington Sportsman,
As an avid hunter you have spent time honing your shooting skills, scouting your favorite hunting spot, and preparing for your season opener. The time you have invested can pay off when the season opens. Important details for a successful season include knowing the season dates, GMU restrictions, and recognizing what wildlife species may be present in the area you are hunting.

Be sure of identification of your target animal. While coyotes may be harvested year round; wolves can easily be mistaken for coyotes. Remember wolves are protected under both federal and state law and may not be shot or killed. Please review the Coyote vs. Wolf identification card to assist you while hunting (see: http://wdfw.wa.gov/conservation/gray_wolf/wolf-coyote_compare.pdf ). This card can also be found in the 2013 Washington State Big Game Hunting Pamphlet on page 70.

Thanks for your support of Washington's natural resources.
Good luck this season!
Americans are systematically advocating, legislating, and voting away each others rights. Support all user groups & quit losing opportunity!

http://trophymaps.com "Do-It-Yourself" Hunting Maps" 
http://bearpawoutfitters.com Guided, Semi-Guided, Unguided, and Drop Camp Hunts in Idaho, Montana, Utah, and Washington. Hunts with tags available (no draw) spring bear, fall bear, buffalo, cougar, elk, mule deer, turkey, whitetail, wolf!

Offline jgilley

  • Trade Count: (0)
  • Pilgrim
  • *
  • Join Date: Jun 2010
  • Posts: 37
  • Location: Kent, WA.
  • "What do you mean, 'one more hill' !?!?"
Re: WDFW: Coyote vs. Wolf Identification
« Reply #1 on: October 09, 2015, 08:54:46 PM »
Strange... When we told WDFW a few years ago that wolves were among us, they said we were just TOO STUPID and misidentifying them - that they had to be coyotes. I guess I'll still be "misidentifying" them that way when I see them... SSS.
USMC
Semper Fi

Online hollymaster

  • Virtual Campfire
  • Trade Count: (+1)
  • Longhunter
  • *
  • Join Date: Nov 2012
  • Posts: 940
  • Location: Enumclaw
Re: WDFW: Coyote vs. Wolf Identification
« Reply #2 on: October 09, 2015, 09:09:15 PM »
Sorry, I thought there weren't any wolves in this area.  :rolleyes:  :bfg:

 

* Recent Topics

Archery Success by Rainier10
[Today at 09:55:05 PM]


Funding For Wolves by KFhunter
[Today at 09:36:24 PM]


338 375 ruger build by Goshawk
[Today at 09:18:18 PM]


Steamboat Rock State Park Fishing by RB
[Today at 09:04:53 PM]


2014 F150 Fuel Filter Replacement by elksnout
[Today at 09:04:31 PM]


Turkey season 2018 by northwesthunter84
[Today at 08:57:58 PM]


Electronic Muffs by northwesthunter84
[Today at 08:57:09 PM]


Hogue 700 long action stocks by Snakeriver
[Today at 08:50:34 PM]


209 powder by buck n rut
[Today at 08:37:10 PM]


A true dream season 2017 by Muleyslyr
[Today at 08:36:54 PM]


New Mexico draw by WoolyRunner
[Today at 08:29:25 PM]


Fathead - Updated by NOCK NOCK
[Today at 08:28:43 PM]


Permit submittal by ctwiggs1
[Today at 08:27:54 PM]


Out of the points game by NOCK NOCK
[Today at 08:18:47 PM]


2018 Lunker Bass Roundup! by Timberstalker
[Today at 08:18:09 PM]


ALERT: WDFW Commission, Director Recruitment Discussion 4/19 @ 8:30AM by Tbar
[Today at 08:14:03 PM]


Show your bass off 2018! by bassquatch
[Today at 08:13:18 PM]


F/S NEW Benelli Super Sport 12 gauge 30" "REDUCED AGAIN LAST TIME" by zwickeyman
[Today at 08:05:21 PM]


FS; Spring cleaning by J.Brower
[Today at 08:02:46 PM]


Read 'em and weep - 2017 Game harvest reports are out. by MAVsled
[Today at 07:55:21 PM]