He nailed it, I think we struggled here at home with out the predator problems due to the revenue influence upon ODF&W.
From where I sit I'd have to agree. Pretty much right on the money. Sure explains the unsupportable game management decisions made by ODFW. You know....the ones that fall into the 'you've got to be kidding me, right?' category. Game management vs. funding management. It all comes home to roost.