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Card Street command team initiates controlled burn

...said many of the estimations were made by air and other less precise means. "They're actually walking the perimeter with a GPS," she said. "We're getting into the science end of it now." Foster said the personnel working the Card Street fire has...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-24/card-street-command-team-initiates-c
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Soldotna man dunks hole-in-one at Kenai Golf Course to win car

...10 green with the tees and pin back was no sure thing. Griffin said the hole was playing at 152 yards, but Dove said his GPS showed the hole was playing even longer than that.Dove bet Bookey a dollar, teed it up and took his swing."It felt good...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2015-06-19/soldotna-man-dunks-hole-in-one-at-
Sports

...spotting the coyote, the pilot began to descend. At one point, the plane was flying just 42 feet above the prairie, according to GPS data.After Tunnell took his shots, Hobbs began to climb to the left. The last reading showed the plane was nearly 100 feet...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/susan-montoya-bryan/2015-06-11
[Update] Rehabilitation to start on Card Street fire

...said many of the estimations were made by air and other less precise means. "They're actually walking the perimeter with a GPS," she said. "We're getting into the science end of it now." Foster said the personnel working the Card Street fire has...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-16/update-card-street-fire-crews-reach-
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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
Letters
Sterling Highway improvements planned

...were based on a 2005 DOT-funded Kenai Refuge study that tracked moose and caribou movements with GPS collars over two years. "We know with our GPS collar information that we have a lot of moose that winter in the Skilak area," Morton said...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-26/stirling-highway-improvements-planne
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Kenai Coast Guard Auxilliary to hold boat inspection

...Christopherson said. "(The radios) have to be wired into the GPS, so if you ever have to push that red button, it automatically...have that hooked up, you have to read those numbers off of your GPS. In stressful situations, you may read them incorrectly...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-28/kenai-coast-guard-auxilliary-to-hold
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Kenai refuge celebrates Grand Opening of your new Visitor Center

...drive one mile up the hill and make a left turn onto a paved road leading to the Visitor Center.Two million acres does give GPS-based apps a challenge when tasked to pinpoint "Kenai National Wildlife Refuge." To find the Visitor Center on a map app...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-05-28/kenai-refuge-celebrates-grand-op
Outdoors
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
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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

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