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First responders busy with accidents Tuesday

...walk. Green was able to drive her car from the scene. Laurie Speakman, volunteer salvage truck driver for the Alaska Moose Federation, said she got the call to collect that calf at 6:51 p.m. She then got a call at 7:27 p.m. for another...
Moose-related crashes see a spike

...volunteer driver for the Alaska Moose Federation, collected six moose in...this year, several of the Alaska Moose Federation's trucks were out of use...come to Kenai, he said The Alaska Moose Federation has been undergoing leadership...
Bland Peninsula winter improves moose-car collision rate

...Peninsula's highways. All too often, members of the Alaska Moose Federation's salvage program get a call that sends them...Speakman said. "I still love what I do." Alaska Moose Federation volunteers are not the only people who pay attention...
Community volunteers search for missing family

...Dilley offered his time to fly over the Kenai and Nikiski area to help in the search. Laurie Speakman from the Alaska Moose Federation brought two horses to ride the trails. Before the search teams started out, Kenai Police briefed the group and...
Moose crossing: Drivers urged to use caution

...involved a motor vehicle hitting a moose. For the past three years she has responded to moose collisions in the Alaska Moose Federation's statewide salvage program. "It was as if it (the moose) was picked up and slammed down right on the front...
Road kill provides meal for residents and data for scientists

...from another car accident. That is a typical call for Speakman, a salvage driver on the Kenai Peninsula for the Alaska Moose Federation. She collects dead moose between Cooper Landing, Ninilchik and Nikiski and drops them in the yards of community...
Moose retrieval program denied state funding

...organization that runs the program was denied its $2.2 million funding request to the Alaska Legislature. The Alaska Moose Federation is soliciting private donations for its moose salvage program - which was used to pick up more than 150 moose...
Vehicles take a heavy toll on Kenai moose permanently reduce collisions. That's hard on anybody's wallet. On the other hand, consider that the Alaska Moose Federation estimates the average moose-vehicle collision costs $15,000 in property damage. A study published in 2006...
Winter hasn't loosened grip for moose

...been 455 moose killed in the borough, Kavalok said, topping the previous record of 387 kills in 2003-04. The Alaska Moose Federation also received a permit from the state to set up hay feeding stations to keep moose away from roads and rail lines...
Group clears brush for moose benefit, plant regeneration's work is important. "Our motto is anything for the moose," said Netschert, also a volunteer for the Alaska Moose Federation, which donated use of a few trucks and chain saws for the group. "This will grow more food for them next year...


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