In collaboration with the United States Forest Service (Naches Ranger District), the Cascades Carnivore Project has documented a reproductive female wolverine, south of Interstate 90 in Washington’s Cascade Range. They nicknamed her Pepper and she is also the first female wolverine documented south of I90 in many decades. She was first detected in 2016 at […]

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Fall is a time when wildlife are on the move in the Cascades, from elk and mule deer making seasonal migrations to black bears looking for a meal before hibernation. This extra animal activity makes checking the remote cameras operated by the Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT), Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, Conservation […]

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Located at the headwaters of the Yakima River watershed, the Interstate-90 Snoqualmie Pass East Project has a tremendous ability to restore the natural flow and function of waterways that run under and lie adjacent to the freeway. The Project is reconnecting fish to habitat they’ve been cut off from for decades. Paul James, a fish […]

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Re-launch of wildlife monitoring website provides opportunity for motorists to engage in wildlife conservation along Snoqualmie Pass Today, public and private partners re-launched an updated wildlife-monitoring website aimed at getting feedback from motorists traveling on Interstate 90 over Snoqualmie Pass. The site, I-90 Wildlife Watch, invites information from the 28,000 motorists that drive over Snoqualmie […]

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Aja Woodrow, U.S. Forest Service (USFS) Wildlife Biologist, has a clear goal: to document the abundance and distribution of wolverines in proximity to Interstate 90 around Snoqualmie Pass—as part of an ongoing, collaborative effort between USFS and Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT). However, acquiring these results is not such an easy task, as his […]

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