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Refuge Notebook: Herding geese - with airplanes?

...are verbalized to the recorder. Lastly, the geese are released back into the water. This year, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service crew banded more geese than during any of the previous 29 years of this program - 1,200 geese after two days...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-07-17/refuge-notebook-herding-geese-wi
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ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Wedged in a floatplane buzzing low above Prince of Wales Island, scientists sometimes spot the wolves after a good, long rain.

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Alaska advances suit over federal refuge closures

...to dismiss the state's case are scheduled for July 9. Gov. Sean Parnell had threatened to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service unless it reversed its shutdown of federal refuges in Alaska by Oct. 15. In letters to Interior Secretary Sally...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-06-26-0
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Wildfire now 46 percent contained, not caused by campfire

...Funny River Horse Trail wildfire is human caused, it didn't start from an abandoned campfire. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is seeking help from the public as they investigate the cause to the wildfire that has grown to more than 300...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/funnyriverfire/2014-05-27/from-defensive-to-offensiv
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Funny River fire hits 192,000 acres, $6.1 million in costs

...the costs will be billed to the State of Alaska, Stimach said, but ultimately the state will bill the U.S. Fish and Wildlife service because the fire was primarily contained on that agency's land. Crews will begin to leave as they hit their...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-29/funny-river-fire-hits-192000-acres-6
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Residents prepare to leave as Funny River fire grows swiftly

...about changing wind directions and where the fire would likely burn, Leah Eskelin, park ranger with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, stopped to post an updated map. The three recalled the behavior of the Shanta Creek Fire, a 2009 lightning-caused...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-22/residents-prepare-to-leave-as-funny-
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Handmade duck calls attract a following

...his college major from nursing to biology after learning to make duck calls. Today, he works for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.Making a duck call is about more than appearances, said Tate Estis of New Kent, Virginia. Sound is critically...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-05-08/handmade-duck-calls-attract-a-fo
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KPC Earth Day celebration looks forward, back

...System.The refuge has had an informational booth at KPC Earth Day events in the past. This year the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service partnered with KPC to premiere the local plans for the nationally celebrated anniversary."The 50th anniversary...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-04-23/kpc-earth-day-celebration-looks-forw
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Playing outside: 42 kids learn how to be game wardens during new wildlife refuge program

The sun beat down on Dana Gibson as she lifted a magnet into the air carefully lowered it onto a shotgun shell, her brow furrowing in concentration.

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-03/playing-outside-42-kids-learn-how-to
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