Archives for Ask W.A.M.

Ask W.A.M. 2/24/10

Producers/Hosts: Daryl DeJoy and Cherie Mason

Q: “Who are the people who make wildlife management decisions in Maine?  Like  who is the Commissioner of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife?  What is his background and where does he come from?”

FMI: www.wildlifealliancemaine.org

Ask W.A.M. 2/17/10

Producers/Hosts: Cherie Mason and Daryl DeJoy

Q: “We are building a new house and want to put in some landscaping that will benefit wildlife.  What trees and bushes do you recommend?”

FMI: www.wildlifealliancemaine.org

Ask W.A.M. 2/10/10

Producers/Hosts: Daryl DeJoy and Cherie Mason

Q: “How can I report a hunting violation without giving my name?”

FMI: www.wildlifealliancemaine.org

Ask W.A.M. 2/03/10

Producers/Hosts:  Daryl DeJoy and Cherie Mason

Q: “While walking my dog, I came upon a beautiful otter caught in a leghold trap.  It had a terrified look in its eyes, and was struggling to get free.  I didn’t know what to do so I just walked away, but I can’t get it’s face out of my mind.  What should I have done?”

FMI: www.wildlifealliancemaine.org

Ask W.A.M. 1/27/10

Producers/Hosts: Cherie Mason and Daryl DeJoy

Q: “I read that the Jackman-Moose River Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a coyote killing tournament in that area.    Didn’t Washington County try that a few years ago and it was stopped as unethical and bad wildlife management?”

FMI: www.wildlifealliancemaine.org

Ask W.A.M. 1/20/10

Producers/Hosts:  Daryl DeJoy and Cherie Mason

Q: “WAM had a lawsuit, I believe, against the state of Maine for trappers injuring and even killing Canada lynx in traps.  What was the end result of that?”

FMI: www.wildlifealliancemaine.org

Ask W.A.M. 12/09/09

Producers/Hosts: Cherie Mason & Daryl DeJoy, Wildlife Alliance of Maine
Topic: New “Help Fix Me” license plate to benefit spay/neuter programs, vs. loon plates for wildlife?
FMI: www.wildlifealliancemaine.org/

Ask W.A.M. 12/02/09

Producers/Hosts: Cherie Mason & Daryl DeJoy, Wildlife Alliance of Maine
Topic: Skunk spray remedies
FMI: www.wildlifealliancemaine.org/