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Homer neighbors look to stop beach abuse

...Maritime National Wildlife Refuge, but refuge officials are looking at applying refuge rules to that property, said refuge manager Steve Delehanty. The refuge prefers to work with the city in addressing issues about beach use."We want to provide...
Kenai National Wildlife Refuge celebrates Wilderness Act

...if no one has been there before." Visitor Services Park Ranger Leah Eskelin, Refuge Coordinator Candace Ward, Refuge Manager Andy Loranger and Ostrowski organized refuge activities aimed at helping visitors gain more access into the Kenai...
Refuge Notebook: Celebrating 50 years of Wilderness

...refreshments. Please join us at the Kenai Visitors and Cultural Center for this free event! Andy Loranger is the Refuge Manager of the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. You can find more information about the Refuge at http://kenai.fws...

...Refuge in northern California.At the San Luis National Wildlife Refuge near Los Banos, the water shortage means refuge manager Kim Forrest was unable to irrigate this year, so birds will find less swamp timothy, millet and other grasses to...
Construction moves forward on new refuge visitors center

...opening date projected for after January 1, 2015. The opening has been pushed back after some small setbacks, said Refuge Manager Andy Loranger. Originally the plan was to open the doors to the public in late September or early October, Loranger...
Fish and Wildlife proposes brown bear hunt closure on refuge

...closure.Written comments may be submitted by mail to: Refuge Manager, P.O. Box 2139, Soldotna, AK 99669; by fax to 907-262-3599 (attention Refuge Manager); or by email to comments...
Hunters speak out against proposed refuge brown bear closure

...proposed hunting closure on the refuge.Using Alaska Department of Fish and Game data from the last two decades, refuge manager Andy Loranger said the brown bear population has declined 18 percent on the Kenai Peninsula, due to human-caused...
Refuge opens to snowmachine use

Areas of the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge have been opened to snowmaching.Refuge Manager Andy Loranger on Monday announced the opening of all areas of the refuge traditionally open to snow machining.Areas always closed...
Recreation briefs

...Wilderness Act. On Earth Day, April 22 the first of the refuge's "Wilderness" events for this year kicks off. Join Refuge Manager Andy Loranger at in the commons at Kenai Peninsula College at 7 p.m. for a viewing of "Wild by Law: The Rise...
Kenai refuge manager headed to new job: West leaving state after 31 years in Alaska

...From there I became the Assistant Refuge Manager for the 8.63 million-acre...Wildlife Refuge, and then went to a Refuge Manager position at Izembek National Wildlife...refuge in 1995, serving as the Refuge Manager, and has been there ever since...


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