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Stranded harbor seal pup released in Juneau

...Wednesday by representatives of the Alaska SeaLife Center.A kayaker in June spotted the seal on an island in Kalsin Bay. Gulls were pecking at the 4-day-old pup, which still had its umbilical cord attached.The SeaLife Center's Halley Werner says...
Gulls killed to clear Kenai runway

...manager, said the airport has seen heavy gull activity in June and didn't really know...cause a fire, she said. "With how many gulls we've had they would take off in five...different directions," Bondurant said. "Gulls can be stubborn." Bondurant said the...
Refuge Notebook: Bird checklist of the Kenai Flats - It's about time

...The colony of hybrid Herring Gull-Glaucous-winged Gulls has grown substantially, their...opportunity to prey on the colossal gull colony, and the end of the Bald...such as the Ruff in 2003, Ivory Gull in 2006, and Lesser Black-backed...
Kenai Peninsula gulls are worth a second look

...well as a scattering of Mew Gulls. Gull numbers peak from mid-July...provides opportunities to observe gulls in winter. Though the gull numbers are greatly diminished...Glaucous-winged, Herring, and Mew Gulls. Bonaparte's Gull, Black-legged Kittiwake...
Gulls' return signifies the first days of spring

...about Kenai Peninsula gulls? The largest glaucous-winged gull colony in the world...estimated the Kenai Flats gull population to be in...glaucous-winged X herring hybrid gull colony in the the fact that the gulls have returned, the...
Respect nature

...served man again, sweetly, and generously, asking nothing in return just the absolute respect for her, of her. Now,the sea gulls squack, and will swoop down into the low tide, and they will now dine, no reservations necessary. Janet Faulkner Soldotna
Changes made to personal-use fishery regulations

...chest-deep in was running cool even through neoprene waders, and the only sounds to be heard were the occasional caws and shrieks of gulls behind her, each staking their claim to a salmon head or a bit of fish carcass. It was hard for Staebell to imagine from the...
Refuge Notebook: Spring migration comes to Kenai

...becomes a torrent. Only five days later 300 gulls spiraled high over Cook Inlet and descended...the Kenai River. The next day 2,000 gulls occupied the colony across from the Port...April when no less than 35,000 raucous gulls occupy that crowded piece of real estate...
Les Palmer: The state of the Kenai, Part 2

...endanger salmon sustainability. Historically, we've failed spectacularly at this level of caring and commitment. Like sea gulls, we've ceaselessly bickered over who gets what fish.Minus a strong, collective will and some changed attitudes, I fear...
Photo feature: Birds of a feather

Gulls fly in formation through a blue sky above Soldotna recently. The forecast calls for cloudy skies with possible snow. Photo by M. Scott Moon Gulls fly in formation through a blue sky above Soldotna recently. The forecast calls for cloudy skies with possible snow.


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