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Rabid wolf triggers warnings

...predator bites another mammal. It's also spread when a scavenger eats infected nervous system tissue.The Fish and Game Department expanded rabies surveillance over the last two years and tested more than 1,000 specimens. It found a rabid wolverine...
Volunteers help in study of reclusive critters

...climate change and other modern threats will impact these critters is the million-dollar question the Idaho Fish and Game Department and other scientists are studying with the help of a federal grant and hundreds of citizen scientists.The Friends...
Parnell takes on 'fish wars': Governor wants competing sport, commercial divisions work together on fishery management

...and game sides agree there is not an adequate amount of human resources for management and research at the Fish and Game Department. Grasser said Parnell might face an uphill battle trying to increase any part of the general fund budget, let alone...
Fish and Game focus on culture to start

...percent overall increase to $43 million, about $24.1 million of that in federal funding. The total Fish and Game Department budget includes $62.6 million in federal funding, a 0.7 percent increase versus 2011. The habitat division...
Ex-governor, biologists oppose bear snares

...affected by deep-snow winters in the 1990s. Fish and Game Department regional supervisor Bruce Dale said 319 black bears...he said. Schoen spent 20 years with the Fish and Game Department as a research wildlife biologist, including 10 as...
Wildlife Refuge to count Brown Bear population

...techniques cost up to $2 million more and primarily are used along salmon streams. According to Alaska Fish and Game Department biologist Jeff Selinger, a census hasn't been taken in the past because of the cost. He believes the study will...
Industry, state working to record fish crewmembers

...skippers," said Vinsel. Vinsel suggested this in a letter to Jan Conitz, a former project leader with the Fish and Game Department. According to a transcript of a UFA board meeting, Conitz supported putting the responsibility on captains because...
Dogs not answer to bear issues, better people behavior is

...Windriver Bear Dog Program". I read his letter, which basically was a complaint against the State of Alaska Fish and Game department for not doing more to help with the bears on the Russian River. He mentioned the Karelian bear dogs not even being...
Killing wolves is Alaska's touchy subject of Fish and Game told the Fairbanks office to remove the news release it posted from the Web, said Fish and Game department spokeswoman Cathie Harms. Bosworth said the news release had not received approval at the department level. But...
Alaska unloads surplus grizzly bear hides in public sales

...Fairbanks March 16 at the Alaska Trappers Association's raw fur auction. ------ On the Net: Alaska Fish and Game Department:


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