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Refuge Notebook: Common grass has uncommon attributes

...bluejoint but elk feed heavily on it during winter. Here on the Kenai, John Oldemeyer and his colleagues at the Moose Research Center showed that bluejoint was fair in energy value but poor in protein content for moose. A study coauthored by investigators...
Refuge Notebook: Rutting moose and the social significance of antlers

...the late Al Franzmann and others who worked with captive moose at the Alaska Department of Fish and Game's Moose Research Center at the end of Swan Lake Road. We know about the behavior of rutting moose in Alaska from biologists Dale Miquelle...
Refuge Notebook: Genetic diversity of wildlife on the Kenai Peninsula is a mixed bag

...diversity than populations elsewhere in North America and Scandinavia. Kris Hundertmark, originally at the Kenai Moose Research Center when this study was published in 1992, and his colleagues found that genetic diversity, as measured by polymorphic...
Moose muscle mass matters: Wildlife study may influence game management decisions

...will test if poor nutrition is a factor in scarce moose populations. The study began last winter at the Kenai Moose Research Center and will continue for two more years. If the data prove valid, the department will use the technique to gather...
Showshoe hares and moose interact to change browse

...effects of moose and hares on browse production for his doctorate at the Alaska Department of Fish and Game's Moose Research Center reported that "during the four years, snowshoe hares browsed a greater percentage of tagged plants than did moose...
Three orphaned bear cubs readied for new home in Mexico

...No one is sure yet what will become of Nelson the musk ox. Seven moose calves will likely eventually go to the Moose Research Center on the Kenai Peninsula, Edwards said. Chinitna, a grizzly cub who arrived in June, will probably leave the...
Around the Peninsula

...research The Kenai River Center and Kenai Watershed Forum, as part of it winter speakers series, will host Kenai Moose Research Center?s director Tom Lohuis at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Kenai River Center, Mile 1.6 Funny River Road in Soldotna...
Bears out and about

...location visited by a hungry bear last week. ?We did have a bear get in and get a research animal at the (Kenai) Moose Research Center,? Selinger said of the remote Fish and Game facility at the end of Swan Lake Road in the Kenai National Wildlife...
Hunting season opens: When in doubt check the regs out

...season will begin on Sept. 1 and continue through March. Hunting is banned in the Kenai Fjords Park and the Kenai Moose Research Center Closed Area. Johnson recommends that prospective hunters call him with questions about regulations before they...
Snow doesn?t make winter merry for moose

...time snow gets above the mid-leg level, moose feeding and movement patterns change, said Tom Lohuis, Kenai Moose Research Center director. While deep snow always is a concern with respect to moose, there is little management biologists can do to...


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