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Hunters speak out against proposed refuge brown bear closure

...mortalities not exceed 17. Many people who testified said the Fish and Wildlife Service is overstepping Fish and Game management control with a proposed closure on the refuge.Doug Vincent-Lang, director of the Division of Wildlife Conservation...
Hunters advised to know regulations before taking shot

...winter to reach full maturity, he said. Lewis said the highest moose density area is in the Southern Peninsula of Game Management area 15 C, east of Ninilchik and Anchor Point. Soldotna resident Maghan Krucizk claimed her first moose while hunting...
Bear with sweet tooth crashes children's party

...meandered into the woods.The same bear?There's no way to know for certain, but Alaska Department of Fish and Game Management Coordinator Ryan Scott believes it might be the same bear that walked inside an occupied home on Rawn Way above Gastineau...
Evacuation lifted for Funny River Road Tuesday

...490 and 11 AAC 95.900) are prohibited on Federal, State, private and municipal lands on the Kenai Peninsula Game Management Units 7 and 15. This includes the entire Kenai Peninsula. Also included are the Chugach National Forest lands on...
Recreation briefs

...baiting clinics on the Kenai Peninsula. Hunters may establish bait stations in certain areas, including areas within Game Management Units 7 and 15, after successfully completing a Fish and Game-approved bear baiting clinic. Hunter who already...
Board of Fisheries tweaks Cook Inlet crab fisheries

...protect soft shell crabs. Generally, new shell crabs harden by early fall, according to Alaska Department of Fish and Game Management Biologist Jan Rumble. The tanner crab fishery in Cook Inlet has been closed in recent years, but the changes adjust...
Refuge Notebook: Dall sheep in a changing world

...observed what he considers "hallmarks of severe nutritional restriction" in collared animals within his study areas in Game Management Units 13D and 14C. The high prevalence of poor body condition and low pregnancy rates is, in his opinion, probably...
Part 1: Running in cycles

...jeopardy, Brush said he thought unpredictable was a better descriptor and he blames the erratic fishing time on Fish and Game management - a popular theory repeated often by guides, anglers and others connected to the fishing industry. "The amount...
News | Conserving the Kenai King
Truth or consequences in predator control

...according to valid scientific understanding. Recent BOG members have believed that the primary responsibility of game management is putting as much ungulate meat as possible on our tables. Allegedly, the less moose meat eaten by wolves and bears...
Kings drive news, sockeyes drive inlet economy, the predictions this year weren't real good; that's why they shut it down early," he said of Fish and Game management of the Kenai River. "But they come out with those predictions so late and that's part of the problem for businesses...
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