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News Release
Poached Wolf
Poached Wolf
OSP Fish & Wildlife Division is seeking the public's assistance in locating the person(s) responsible for shooting and killing a wolf in the Catherine Creek Wildlife Management Unit (Photo) - 02/22/22

On February 15, 2022, Fish and Wildlife Troopers received information from the Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife (ODFW) that a collared wolf, OR109, may be deceased at the end of Haggerty Lane off High Valley RD in Cove, OR. This location is approximately 3.5 miles south of Cove, OR. 

Fish & Wildlife Troopers and ODFW personnel responded to the area and found a deceased wolf black in color, lying in a field.  The wolf, known as OR 109 is a black collared female.  Troopers believe the wolf was shot and killed the morning of February 15, 2022. 

Anyone with information regarding this case is urged to contact OSP through the Turn in Poachers (TIP) line at 1-800-452-7888, *OSP (*677), or email at TIP@osp.oregon.gov Reference case # SP22039030. 

***Report Wildlife and Habitat Law Violators***

The Oregon Hunters Association TIP reward offers preference points or cash rewards for information leading to an arrest or issuance of a citation for the unlawful take/possession or waste of Bighorn Sheep, Rocky Mountain Goat, Moose, Elk, Deer, Antelope, Bear, Cougar, Wolf, Upland Birds, Waterfowl, Furbearers, Game Fish and Shellfish. Cash rewards can also be awarded for turning in people who destroy habitat, illegally obtain licenses/tags, and for the unlawful lending/borrowing of big game tags.



* 5 Points-Mountain Sheep

* 5 Points-Mountain Goat

* 5 Points-Moose

* 5 Points-Wolf

* 4 Points-Elk

* 4 Points-Deer

* 4 Points-Antelope

* 4 Points-Bear

* 4 Points-Cougar



* $1,000 Mountain Sheep, Mountain Goat and Moose

* $500 Elk, Deer, and Antelope

* $300 Bear, Cougar, and Wolf

* $300 Habitat Destruction

* $100 Upland Birds and Waterfowl

* $100 Furbearers

* $100 Game Fish and Shellfish

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