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Rules for salvaging roadkill

OREGON — Deer and elk struck and killed on Oregon roads can be salvaged for consumption in Oregon starting January 1st. But before you go freeway to fork, there are restrictions and protocols you must follow. The rules were approved today by the …

ODFW considers rollbacks on license fees

Salem, Ore.- The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is considering dropping its fee increase for fishing and hunting licenses in 2020. The department says this comes after its revenue exceeded its expectations. “We are in a position to do this because …

ODFW dropping fish into mountain lakes

Enterprise, Ore. – The Oregon Department of Forestry is taking a unique approach to stocking trout in Oregon’s mountain lakes. Every two years, ODFW stocks rainbow trout in more than 40 lakes in the 361,000-acre Eagle Cap Wilderness. Recently, thousands of juvenile …