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What porcupines do in winter (besides eat and sleep)

...common name "porcupine" comes from...spina, giving porcupines the nickname...Fun Fact 2: Porcupines often impale...prevent infection, porcupine quills are coated...antibiotic. Porcupines are found throughout...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2012-01-20/what-porcupines-do-in-winter-bes
Outdoors
Pioneer Potluck: About porcupines and eating brookies

...screen door open which pushed a porcupine away. The critter took exception...own dealings with Alaskan porcupines have been getting more and...Years ago, one little bitty porcupine lived under the old shed with...cat food. The dealings with porcupine quills in dogs through the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/food/2014-09-16-0
Food
Park Listings

...Area (907) 269-8400 bit.ly/KachBayPark Cabin camping: $35-$50 / night. Handicap access. Fly or boat in. Hope Porcupine Campground (907) 743-9500 bit.ly/PorcupineCamp Camping and RV nonelectric: $18 / night Kasilof Johnson Lake State...

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Information
Conservation officer says Porcupine caribou late again this year

...AP) -- Time is running out for the Porcupine caribou herd, according to the conservation...herd recently was still south of the Porcupine River and it was not yet safe for crossing...the treeline. Calves born south of the Porcupine are often not able to cross the river...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/052901/ala_052901alaska0080001.shtml
Alaska
Snowshoe hares and porcupines sometimes track sunspot cycle

...Quebec developed a 130-year record of porcupine abundance. The porcupine scars (and hence porcupine numbers) were most abundant during sunspot...accumulation was less, making it easier for porcupines to get around in the winter. Porcupines...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/110708/out_271394710.shtml
Firefighters rescue abandoned wolf pups

Dehydrated and injured by porcupine quills - Hooper Bay, Huslia, Stebbens, Gannet and X-ray were...Steve Miller got to see them. "All of them were injured by a porcupine and dehydrated," Miller said. The pups were determined to have...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-28/firefighters-rescue-abandoned-wolf-p
News
Cooper, Fox win Tsalteshi pursuit

...was a five-kilometer classic race, covering the Wolverine and Porcupine loops once. Saturday was a 10-kilometer freestyle for the varsity, covering the Wolverine and Porcupine twice.Both Cooper and Fox were superior on both days. Friday...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2014-12-13/cooper-fox-win-tsalteshi-pursuit
Sports

Would you rather hug a porcupine or hug a cactus? Would you rather be stranded on an island with old Johnny Depp or stranded on a yacht with young Johnny Depp...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2013-08-10
Community
Photo feature: Point taken

A porcupine comes to a stop on a trail in the Kenai Mountains after realizing it had company recently. The animals, which are often seen...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/072409/new_361981339.shtml
A roundup of Tsalteshi Cycle events

...Larson, also added to the momentum of cycling at Tsalteshi.PsychoCross was 20 kilometers and included a trip around the Porcupine Loop, which Crawford said was nearly underwater due to all the recent rain."It definitely had an element of PsychoCross...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2014-09-06/a-roundup-of-tsalteshi-cycle-event
Sports

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