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Bland Peninsula winter improves moose-car collision rate

...year, however, a mild winter helped decrease the number of moose-vehicle collisions on the Kenai Peninsula, said Larry Lewis, a wildlife technician with the Soldotna office of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. Together with the federation...
Eager beavers burden 'burbs

...Soldotna property owner or organization and Fish and Game, Clark said. Department of Fish and Game wildlife technician Larry Lewis said his job is to make sure the removal happens in the most ethical and legal way possible. He said in the case of...
Hunters advised to know regulations before taking shot

...hunters have had a problem identifying a legal moose. "We want to advise to look long and hard before shooting," said Larry Lewis, Fish and Game wildlife technician in the Soldotna office. "Velvet is hard to see in dim light conditions. In the...
Bear necessities: Fishing in bear country

...and foremost be "bear aware," and that means being in constant touch with where they are and what they're doing. Larry Lewis, a Wildlife Technician, who among other duties teaches bear safety for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, preaches...
Moose retrieval program gets local aid

...according to Alaska Department of Fish and Game data. "I would say that it is probably on par with other years," said Larry Lewis, ADFG wildlife technician. Those numbers are low, he said, as about 25 percent of the moose that are hit do not...
Around the Peninsula

...Center-Kenai Watershed Forum Winter Speaker Series continues at 7 p.m. Tuesday with Living with Bears, with speaker Larry Lewis from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. The event will be held at the Kenai River Center, Mile 1.6 of Funny...
Spring bears and Cubbies: Familiar ?maybe next year? chant starting even earlier

In Alaska, at this time of year, my thoughts turn to bears. With Fish and Game folks like Larry Lewis getting out and about touting their bear-resistant trash receptacles to help keep soon to be waking bruins out of urban backyards...
Bears, burials, campers on tap

...for discussion at tonight?s Soldotna City Council meeting. Alaska Department of Fish and Game wildlife technician Larry Lewis is scheduled to speak to the city about bear-resistant garbage receptacles for use by Soldotna residents. According...
Bruin?s persistence scores one vs. bear resistant containers

...seem to becoming more common on the Kenai Peninsula according to Alaska Department of Fish & Game Wildlife Technician Larry Lewis, ?We?re seeing a lot more year round problems with bears, later in the season and earlier in the season and a lot...
Bruins awake, active on Kenai Peninsula

...foraging house to house," said Larry Lewis, with the Alaska Department Soldotna. Photo courtesy of Larry Lewis. The bears are no longer just starting...Selinger said he, along with Larry Lewis, a wildlife technician at Fish and Game...


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