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Refuge Notebook: Ice-age mammals on the Kenai Peninsula - an update

...histories, their mysteries," Janet Klein first published information about...numerous public presentations by Janet Klein and me have reported our your suspected finds to Janet Klein in Homer (907-235-8925...
Get a glimpse into the Pleistocene period

...March 31 in rooms 108-109 at the Kenai River Campus Ward building. Dick Reger, a well known Alaskan geologist, and Janet Klein, an expert in anthropology and history of the Kenai Peninsula and author of book titled "Kachemak Bay Communities...
Refuge Notebook: Bison in our back yard?

...a scattered assortment of mammoth bones and tusks had been found, but the reports were not verified. Since then, Janet Klein, a local historian, and Dick Reger, a geologist, have given residents a mission and a search image. The results...
Mammoth piece found on beach

...Johnson, identified her find as something other than a rock. It was a woolly mammoth tooth. "Luckily I had attended Janet Klein and Dick Reger's presentations and I knew right away what it was," said Johnson who had heard talks describing woolly...
More evidence of woolly mammoths found

...placed at about 27,040 years BP, before present time. An astragalus, anklebone, found near Bishop's Beach by Janet Klein of Homer has exceeded the limits of radiocarbon dating. "It can only go up to a certain age and then it's no longer...
Beluga dialogue

...a real contribution to something that's not otherwise been captured."Dutton, along with his team consisting of Janet Klein of Homer, Karen Cain of Anchorage and Ricky Deel, the center's exhibit leader, have been gathering first-hand...
Part 2: Did woolly mammoths roam the Kenai Peninsula?

...tusk is unknown. The geologic setting of the tusk, its age and how it arrived on the beach remain unknown. Then, as Janet Klein reported in her recently updated book "Kachemak Communities: Their Histories, Their Mysteries," between 1991 and...
Old rocks, renewed passion

...mammoth work started about two years ago and has been the subject of at least five area presentations with Homer's Janet Klein, who sparked the project, he said. It's a nice break from Reger's continued work mapping pipeline corridors with...
Donations for mammoth research appreciated

We would like to thank the many generous people who donated hundreds of dollars at our recent talk at the Kenai Peninsula College about woolly mammoths. The donations will help defray the costs of radiocarbon dating a tusk fragment, a rib fragment, and one or two molars.
Bones' clues

...surfaced and been dated since then, thanks to the effort to gather these pieces together by local author and historian Janet Klein and Soldotna geologist Dick Reger. The most recent data comes from a woolly mammoth tooth fragment found in the Bidarka...


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