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Refuge Notebook: What do caribou and wood bison have in common?

...18 caribou each were released at both Emma and Green Lakes in the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, and 16 caribou at Caribou Lake in the Caribou Hills. From this second series of transplants emerged the Killey River, Twin Lakes and Fox River herds...
Wildfire contained near Caribou Lake

...wildfire that grew to 12 acres near Caribou Lake over the weekend took the full...Friday four miles southwest of Caribou Lake, was human-caused and is under investigation.Caribou Lake is on the southern Kenai Peninsula...
Clutts: Time to stand up for property owner, taxpayer

...year. But concern cannot win out over common sense. In addition to my concern over applying the same standards to Caribou Lake and Fox Creek that were designed for the Kenai River in 1996, I also refuse to support the expansion of the Borough...
Search efforts find missing snowmachiner

...6:20 p.m. the two men decided to split up. The friend returned to Homer and Craig's plan was to continue to Caribou Lake Lodge."About 40 minutes after splitting up, (Craig) contacted his wife and reported to her that he was low on...
Tustumena Sled Dog Race hits the trail

...race, ahead of Cim Smyth, Mike Santos, Gary Van Loo and Colleen Robertia. Paul Gebhardt led the T-100 into the Caribou Lake checkpoint, and Conway Seavey eeked out a win in the 50-mile Junior T. "We came in third last year, and we're...
Body of missing snowmachiner located

...intention reportedly was to visit a friend living near Caribou Lake, about 20 miles away. He never made it. A neighbor...flight members. It was found about 1.5 miles west of Caribou Lake. "The body has been recovered. We went out in Helo...
Run for the hills!

...looking down at a highway like in Turnagain," he said. "I can drop down to Deep Creek, or go out and ride around Caribou Lake, or get up high and get sweeping views of Tustumena Lake. There's tree riding, above treeline riding, open swamps...
New rules, course for T-200

...few new reroutes to the race course, according to Stone. "There will be some changes to the trail obviously. At Caribou Lake a big fire break was plowed in, so that still has to be assessed, but a tentative trail has been identified and we're...
Refuge opens Caribou Hills area to snowmachines

...motorized use. The area opened for snowmachining is bordered by Crooked Creek on the north side, Fox River to the east, Caribou Lake to the south and the north-south refuge boundary just west of Trophy Lake. The opening does not extand to any other...
T-200 mushers ready, set ...

...snow, often packed so hard and icy that mushers said riding their brakes on steep downhills and across frozen snowless Caribou Lake was both death-defying and deafening to their ears. This year?s snow accumulation couldn?t have been much better...


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