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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...
Fish and Game: Some Peninsula game stocks thriving, others declining

...Jeff (Selinger) has been trying to liberalize our brown bear regulations and been putting forth a lot of effort with Larry Lewis, one of our technicians, on providing some outreach and education materials to some of the communities on how to live...
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...
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...
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...
Be wary, bears everywhere

...shot in defense of life or property. ?We had a DLP at a bait site off of Swanson River Road last Thursday,? said Larry Lewis, a wildlife technician for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. As the events of the incident were relayed to him...


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