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Game board lowers brown bear harvest cap

...on how many can be killed each year before the state shuts down the hunt. After hearing from federal Kenai National Wildlife Refuge managers and biologists with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, the board set caps for the upcoming season...
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...
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...
Wildfire now 46 percent contained, not caused by campfire

...threatened - the wildfire would probably continue to burn east and further into the 1.92 million acre Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. Managers estimate that the fire is about 30 percent contained, according the media release. However, managers...
Funny River fire hits 192,000 acres, $6.1 million in costs

...needed to alter the overall fire activity. Managers said the fire could be burning into the summer as Kenai National Wildlife Refuge managers want the fire to continue burning as long as it doesn't threaten any structures. "According to our...
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...
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...
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...


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