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.