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New WSTA Official Weigh-in Record Book
« on: November 25, 2018, 08:24:31 PM »

Since Ed brought up the idea for the weigh in for the biggest beaver, I was asked by a long-time life member if we could keep some kind of a record for the biggest animal.  So I said, you bet

So this season take a weight of all of your animals and give them to me.  I am starting a record book and we will make it official some how.
You need to have it weighed in on a certified scare if possible and a witness.  Post it here (picture of it on the scare) but remember to send the info to me.
JC   :hello:

When you send it to me here is what I need:

Your name:
Date of catch:
species:
Badger
Beaver
Bobcat
Coyote
Mink
Muskrat
Nutria
Pine Marten
Raccoon ............ I have one already ........ 28.5 pounds certified scare
Red Fox
River Otter
Skunk
Strip
Spotted
Virginia Opossum
Weasel

 

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Re: New WSTA Official Weigh-in Record Book
« Reply #1 on: November 25, 2018, 08:37:35 PM »
 :tup: should be fun, it would be cool to add the county as well
Go hawks

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Re: New WSTA Official Weigh-in Record Book
« Reply #2 on: November 25, 2018, 08:40:21 PM »
 Where do we find a certified scale?
Is He worthy?

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Re: New WSTA Official Weigh-in Record Book
« Reply #3 on: November 26, 2018, 10:33:11 PM »
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Re: New WSTA Official Weigh-in Record Book
« Reply #4 on: November 27, 2018, 11:34:18 AM »
Where do we find a certified scale?

That's a good question.  You would have to find a place like a butcher shop.

If you used a fish scale like the ones you use when fishing, the problem with those (older ones) is that they could be off a pound or two and some of those that weigh ounces can be off too.  But since this is a unofficial weigh in book which I will try and get WDFW to make it official weigh in somehow, maybe one of those fish or meat (in the hunting dept) scales at Cabela's that sells for $49.99 would work.  Lets go with those.  I'm looking on the internet to see if I can find something that might work.  I'll let you know what I find.
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Re: New WSTA Official Weigh-in Record Book
« Reply #5 on: December 04, 2018, 12:07:56 PM »

TTT    :hello:



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Re: New WSTA Official Weigh-in Record Book
« Reply #6 on: December 19, 2018, 05:50:32 PM »


TTT



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Re: New WSTA Official Weigh-in Record Book
« Reply #7 on: March 18, 2019, 07:29:00 PM »
As in the PM I sent you John...I am  :bash:....certified scale, no picture on scale, weighed in at 63lbs

Anyways, here is my wifes new lap blanket....
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Re: New WSTA Official Weigh-in Record Book
« Reply #8 on: March 18, 2019, 08:07:23 PM »
Whoa! That is one big beaver, it's almost as big as you. :chuckle:

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Re: New WSTA Official Weigh-in Record Book
« Reply #9 on: July 18, 2019, 04:21:05 PM »
Fred Lawrence weighed this beaver for me at 75 lbs. spring 2017.  Fred's as close as I'll ever get to a 'certified' scale. 

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Re: New WSTA Official Weigh-in Record Book
« Reply #10 on: July 18, 2019, 05:36:26 PM »
That’s a nice one!

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Re: New WSTA Official Weigh-in Record Book
« Reply #11 on: July 21, 2019, 10:19:28 AM »
Fred Lawrence weighed this beaver for me at 75 lbs. spring 2017.  Fred's as close as I'll ever get to a 'certified' scale. 

 - Chip Emmons

Nice Job Chip!
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Re: New WSTA Official Weigh-in Record Book
« Reply #12 on: March 05, 2021, 07:28:00 PM »
Beaver caught 3/1/21
Weight 72.1 lb
Boarded at 75”

1 of 3 75”-80” beavers caught this year. I should’ve weighed the 80” beaver!
 For size reference: I’m 6’3”

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Re: New WSTA Official Weigh-in Record Book
« Reply #13 on: March 06, 2021, 10:25:01 AM »
What a tanker!

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Re: New WSTA Official Weigh-in Record Book
« Reply #14 on: March 06, 2021, 11:41:26 AM »
That thing is huge! Nice work!

 


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