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Wolf Conflict Funding

Wolf Depredation Compensation

The Office of Species Conservation is accepting applications for wolf depredation compensation due to loss. $191,728 is available to livestock producers for verified losses (confirmed kills that have been verified by Wildlife Services) due to wolves during the 2021 calendar year. Probable kills are not eligible for funding. The deadline for compensation applications is December 31, 2021. See our announcement and application form linked below for more detailed information.

For additional information contact Joshua Uriarte

Wolf Depredation Prevention

The Office of Species Conservation is accepting requests for proposals (RFPs) for producers interested in funding for proactive, preventative measures such as hiring range riders, building temporary pens, installing fladry, fox lights, etc . $156,361.78 is available for interested producers and non-governmental organizations through the 2021 open enrollment period, which is open from October through December 31st, 2021. Applications submitted outside this time period will be considered on a case-by-case basis, based on available funding. OSC recognizes that each livestock operation is different and has its own set of challenges. See our announcement and application form for more detailed information.

For additional information contact Jace Hogg

Resources:

Announcement – 2021 Available Funds
Idaho Wolf Depredation Compensation Form
Idaho Wolf Depredation Prevention Form
W9/Direct Deposit/Remittance Authorization Form

Wolf Running
Gray Wolf
Photo Credit: Idaho Department of Fish and Game
man on horse overlooks herd of cattle
Range Rider Oversees Cattle
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