Wolverine video footage captured east of Santiam Pass
April 19, 2023
The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife has confirmed an April 6 video of a wolverine crossing Hwy. 20 (https://bit.ly/40fv9Bw) east of Santiam Pass.
ODFW Deschutes District staff confirmed tracks near the video location the day it was spotted.
Several wolverine-sighting reports have been submitted over the last month to ODFW and Cascadia Wild, a local nonprofit conducting community science wildlife surveys for wolverines on Mt. Hood. Two people fishing along the Columbia River north of Portland submitted the first report March 20 after taking photos of a wolverine on the bank of McGuire...