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Refuge Notebook: Radio, GPS collars help manage moose, caribou on the Kenai

...Fish and Game (ADF&G), in collaboration with the Refuge, use radio and GPS collars to track moose movement in Game Management Unit 15. There are currently 50 collared cow moose in GMU 15A, 15 in GMU 15B, and 50 in GMU 15C. We track moose...
No emergency listing for wolves on Princes of Wales Island

...federal managers reduced the combined limit for the federal subsistence and state general hunts to nine wolves in Game Management 2, which includes Princes of Wales Island and nearby islands. The state season will be closed if all nine wolves...
2015 sockeye run produces smaller fish across state able to verify the exact weights and trends until sometime in October.Steve Moffitt was the Cordova Fish and Game management biologist who first noted the early season trend, and predicted that it would continue through the season.While...
What others say: Alaskans should care about Cecil the Lion

...paid by nonresidents accounted for 82 percent of the state's tag and license receipts.Those receipts paid for game management and administration, and as the state slashes its budget, programs that pay for themselves are a good thing to have...
Bland Peninsula winter improves moose-car collision rate

...vehicles outnumbers the moose killed by hunters on the Peninsula this past year. In 2014, hunters took 207 moose in the game management units covering the Kenai Peninsula, according to Department of Fish and Game data. That means 39 more moose were...
Bristol Bay sockeye make unusual late surge

...proven remarkably accurate, according to Fish and Game management biologists.Brazil believes if the run has a smooth...spawning grounds further upriver.Right now, Fish and Game management biologists said management options are more liberal...
Skilak Lake Loop Road reopened

...burn ban is still in place for game management units 9, 17, 18, 19 and 21...the release. To view a map of game management units, visit www.adfg.alaska...Matanuska-Susitna Borough and several game management units throughout Alaska. Campfires...
Area fires cool off, burn bans lifted

...Copper River Valley and several game management units throughout Alaska.According...burn ban is still in place for game management units 9, 17, 18, 19 and 21...the release. To view a map of game management units, visit www.adfg.alaska...
Across state, early salmon catches underweight the ocean before returning to the river. Biologist Steve Moffitt was first to notice the trend in his Fish and Game management district of Copper River. "Copper River sockeye are the smallest we've ever measured," Moffitt said. "This...
Game board authorizes cow, roadside hunts for parts of peninsula

...the dates of another cow hunt all within the same game management subunit, 15C. Of the three subdivisions of game units within the larger game management unit 15 that covers most of the western part of the...


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