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Soldotna mans brush with bear too close for comfort

...killed in a defense of life and property (DLP) shooting, and there is no mistaking that...DLPs for the season up to four. The first DLP of the year was an adult male killed still under investigation. The second DLP was a subadult bear that was killed near...
Four more brown bears killed

...down in defense of life and property, or DLP, this past Tuesday. "That's six so...harvesting. The first bear in 2008 involved in a DLP shooting was a sub-adult female brownie...precautions to keep it out. The second DLP shooting took place May 13 off Crooked Creek...
State, Feds spar over brown bear closure on the refuge

...Three years ago I started shooting bears."Since 2012, Link said he had killed five bears in defense of life or property, or DLP situations; each shot from his porch. Ted Spraker, chairman of the Board of Game, said the vast majority of testimony given...
Refuge notebook: What do Kenai Peninsula residents really think about bears?

...killed in defense of life or property (DLP). My study objectives were to determine...bears among residents from low versus high DLP communities. In order to accomplish this...Landing, and Bear Creek represented high DLP communities while Cohoe, Moose Pass, and...
Troopers: Nothing suspicious in Ninilchik moose shooting

...shooting was a legitimate defense of life and property killing, or DLP, he said. The person has a right to privacy because he acted...investigating the case, and they had not yet received the shooter's DLP report, McConnell said."Fish and Game hasn't raised any...
Valuable lessons from "bear viewing" at McNeil River

...number of brown bears killed in defense of life or property (DLP) has increased from less than 1 per year in the 1960s, to 5...engage with bears in a much more benign and respectful way than DLP statistics suggest. The bears of McNeil River have learned to...
Paving paradise? Effects of the urban interface on wildlife

...urbanizing landscape along the Refuge boundary greatly increases the likelihood of bears killed in defense of life or property (DLP), litter, wildlife-vehicle collisions, noise and air pollution, wildlife disturbance, poaching, trespass by ATVs, introduction...
Brown bear killed after threatening tied-up dog

...was shot in defense of life and property (DLP), this one off Ten-Mar Avenue off of Deville...Avenue in Sterling. ?It?s the second DLP of the year,? said Jeff Selinger, area...of Fish and Game in Soldotna. The first DLP shooting this year took place last week...
Be wary, bears everywhere

...shot in defense of life or property. ?We had a DLP at a bait site off of Swanson River Road work to get the bait out. This most recent DLP makes the third in three weeks. The first DLP shooting this year took place two weeks ago when...
Attraction to non-natural food leaves 2 bruins dead

...more brown bears were killed in defense of life and property (DLP) during the past two weeks, bringing the number of human-caused...might have saved this bear's life," he said. The second DLP took place in Kasilof on Tuesday, but it was the end of a series...


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