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Support makes for successful game warden camp

...6th-graders met and learned about the interesting job of a game warden. This interactive camp included wildlife forensics, GPS/map and compass, archery, fishery and wildlife management techniques, antlers and duck identification, wildlife decoys...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-05-01/support-makes-for-success
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Refuge Notebook: Learning to be a game warden

...figuring out what happened to the bear," "archery," "air rifle," "checking duck hunters," and "navigating with GPS to find animals or evidence in the woods."In order to give the kids a better understanding of wildlife management and law...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-04-30/refuge-notebook-learning-to-be-a
Outdoors
Researchers track elusive wolverines

...claws provided enough evidence to identify this particular track as that of a bobcat.A few quick measurements, photographs and GPS markings and Ingman and Donohoe were back on the trail.The next two miles produced few tracks of interest. The snow grew deeper...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-04-30/researchers-track-elusive-wolver
Outdoors
Unhinged Alaska: Willie's little dark cloud

...from a mortuary pale to a plausible life form pink.Life was decent until, during their second trolling run though Turk's GPS numbers, W spotted something moving under the assorted cold weather gear stored in the boat's small focsle. Turk stepped...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-04-11/unhinged-alaska-willies-little-
Community

...from thriving herds in Inyo National Forest, in the southern end of the mountain range. Each was examined and fitted with a GPS tracking collar.Last year, 14 sheep were relocated into Sequoia National Park, and another seven ewes and four rams are being...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/scott-smith/2015-03-30
Team: Climber 1st to solo summit Mount McKinley in January

...his support team said Monday, citing a GPS tracking device.Lonnie Dupre, of Grand...All OK, Doing Well," through a SPOT GPS messenger device that showed it was sent...doesn't require proof, but that Dupre's GPS device appeared to be working properly and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-01-12/team-climber-1st-to-solo-summit-moun
News
Technology improves avalanche gear for backcountry skiers

...Utah-based company started by a trio of MIT graduates, has developed a probe that has a small device on top that resembles a GPS or smartphone. When a person pushes the Ava probe into the snow, it gives a reading of the snowpack levels and sends that information...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-02-05/technology-improves-avalanche-ge
Outdoors
Safety for autistic kids shouldn't depend on GPS

...has spurred the U.S. government to fund GPS tracking devices for children with autism...Justice Department agreed to cover the cost of GPS tracking devices for children with autism...long-term federal funding for the devices. GPS might have saved Avonte Oquendo, a Queens...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-06-02/safety-for-autisitic-kids-shouldn
Opinion

GRANTS PASS, Ore. - Biologists trying to put a new GPS tracking collar on Oregon's famous wandering wolf, OR-7, could be camping out in the southern Oregon Cascades for weeks before...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/jeff-barnard/2014-08-26
Support piques interest in wildlife careers

...to wildlife forensics, met and worked with our Canine Officer 'Rex' and watched him do his job, navigated the woods with GPS units, and participated in archery, boating safety, and fitness. They also had the opportunity to work as junior 'wildlife...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2014-05-08/support-piques-interest-i
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