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Family encounters persistant bear on Skilak Loop

...Likewise, a bear's den could be disturbed by seismic activity or human activity around the den. Steve Miller, deputy refuge manager at the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, said the encounter was the earliest report of a bear sighting on a trail that...
Federal board allows gillnetting on the Kenai, Kasilof rivers used in the river. The permits would be awarded by the federal fishery manager and the Kenai National Wildlife refuge manager. Fishing will be allowed from June 15-August 15 on the Kenai River unless it is closed or otherwise restricted...
Refuge Notebook: Missing the missing snow

...the entire Refuge staff, best wishes to all of you for a peaceful and joyful holiday season. Andy Loranger is the Refuge Manager of the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. You can find more information about the refuge at http://kenai.fws...
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...
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...
New deputy refuge manager enjoying the Kenai

...striking on the Kenai. Before Alaska, I served as refuge manager at Tewaukon Refuge Complex in North Dakota -- I like...add to this legacy. Doug Staller is the new deputy refuge manager at the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. Previous Refuge...
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...
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...


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