[Tweeters] Re: Reporting of incidents

Diane W diane_weinstein at msn.com
Mon Jan 11 18:09:52 PST 2016


Washington State RCW 77.04.012 states that “The commission, director, and
the department shall preserve, protect, perpetuate, and manage the wildlife”.
Unfortunately, WDFW does not seem to prioritize enforcement and needs to be
frequently reminded of their responsibilities to preserve, protect, and
perpetuate our state's wildlife.

Diane Weinstein
Issaquah

-----Original Message-----
From: John Riegsecker
Sent: Monday, January 11, 2016 3:36 PM
To: tweeters at u.washington.edu
Subject: [Tweeters] Re: Reporting of incidents

Don't hold your breath waiting for someone to come. On Sunday I called
911 to report two hunters who killed three ducks not 100 yards from the
trail at Theler Wetlands. I asked for a game warden, was put through to
the State Police. Nobody came, nobody called me back.

I did put the decoys and dead ducks on my ebird report.

John Riegsecker
Gig Harbor
jriegsecker at pobox dot com




> Date: Mon Jan 11 2016 13:49 pm From: gobirder AT gmail.com

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> Thank you so much, Wendy Connally, for that helpful contact info for

> reporting violations.

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> I wanted to add that if you are witnessing a poaching in progress, it

> is appropriate to call 911.

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> What a tragic situation this is. I hope it has at least been an

> eye-opening one in whatever ways benefit wildlife.

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> isadora wong

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> seattle, wa

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