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Board of Game to take up Kenai Peninsula issues

...killed either by hunting or through other human interactions. In response to the jump in bear deaths, Kenai National Wildlife Refuge manager Andy Loranger closed sport hunting for 30 days on the refuge in late October of 2013, effectively closing...
Federal board allows gillnetting on the Kenai, Kasilof rivers

...potentially be used in the river. The permits would be awarded by the federal fishery manager and the Kenai National Wildlife refuge manager. Fishing will be allowed from June 15-August 15 on the Kenai River unless it is closed or otherwise...
Firefighters get heroic sendoff from thankful community

...Borough, Kenai Fire Departments and State Troopers who assisted with the evacuations. Andy Loranger Kenai National Wildlife Refuge manager said, "This incident management team is an outstanding group and the firefighters are so highly trained...
Kasilof residents concerned with fire's proximity

...request could be issued in the future, according to the update. Allen said after flying over the fire with Kenai National Wildlife Refuge Manager John Morton, he felt a lot better about the fire not getting a big head of steam with a lot of lakes...
KPC Earth Day celebration looks forward, back

...lights in the McLane Commons were dimmed, signaling the start of the presentation by Andy Loranger, Kenai National Wildlife Refuge manager.Following Loranger's brief history on the refuge and a virtual tour, he played the Academy Award...
Fall semester general registration open now

...Forum, Living Lightly on Earth and Re-Group will have booths set up at the event. Andy Loranger, Kenai National Wildlife Refuge manager, will be providing a brief presentation on the history of the Refuge, followed by a screening of the...
State, Feds spar over brown bear closure on the refuge

...state, Lang said, was attempting to minimize negative human and bear interactions. Andy Loranger, Kenai National Wildlife Refuge Manager, said Alaska is bear country and there are ways to mitigate the risk of negative human interaction with...
Fishing guides, others, feel effects of shutdown

...government. According to the email that Lamberson and other guides received Oct. 3 from Andy Loranger, Kenai National Wildlife Refuge manager, special use permits have been suspended due to a lapse in appropriations resulting from the government...
Homer senior reclaims Caring for the Kenai title

...Tesoro plant manager, Jade Gamble of the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, Assistant Kenai National Wildlife Refuge manager Steve Miller, Kenai Watershed Forum executive director Robert Ruffner and last year's 1st Place CFK...
Kenai River, management groups, River Center praised by federal official

...biologist, told Castle to not make it unique. "Make it the norm," he said. Said Andy Loranger, Kenai National Wildlife Refuge manager, "Let us be an example." Mohorcich said that while the River Center has had success in permitting...


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