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Federal subsistence board reviews rural rule

Subsistence hunters on the Kenai Peninsula will soon have priority in a few more areas.The Federal Subsistence Board, the ruling body of the U...
Bland Peninsula winter improves moose-car collision rate

...uses moose fatality numbers to gauge the success of its educational efforts. In addition to advocating for non-subsistence hunters rights, the group engages in some conservation work and sponsors the "Give Moose A Break" signs that can be...
Climate change speakers stress need for subsistance hunting adaptability

...relocate Newtok. Fleener, a subsistence hunter and Alaska Governor Bill Walker's...spoke about the need for subsistence hunters to respond to climate-driven...Fleener said that for rural subsistence hunters, the alternative to wild...
Alaska prepares for wood bison return after a century

...1800s or early 1900s. No one knows why.The state had a strong interest in reintroduction as a source of food for subsistence hunters and as a game animal for sport hunting, but plans ran into a political snag.In 2008, the state imported 53...
Interior Secretary Jewell visits eroding Alaska village

...moved bodies from the village graveyard to prevent them from washing away. Changing migration patterns have forced subsistence hunters to travel greater distances to harvest caribou and whales, villagers told Jewell.With less land on the island...
Hunting for whale, votes above the Arctic Circle

...States, is hunting for votes.He's tired after a late night spent butchering one of three bowhead whales that subsistence hunters towed in from the pewter-colored waters of the Chukchi Sea. Slabs of blubber cover front yards all over town...
Water reservation rights need protection to sue former first lady Bella Hammond and Constitutional Convention delegate Vic Fischer, Rick Delkittie, a subsistence hunter and fisherman from Nondalton who once worked on the Pebble project helping to restore the land and Violet Willson...
New Kenai Peninsula Trap Shooting Club provides outlet for area youth

...guns for club use. Sam said he'd keep working to improve his technique because his relatives, many of whom are subsistence hunters on St. Lawrence Island in the Bering Sea, out shot him in several areas. He described going seal hunting with...
Around the Peninsula

...will host a statewide webinar Tuesday at 10 a.m. The webinar will focus on a new online tool that could help subsistence hunters in Western Alaska locate and access walruses. The tool describes ice conditions and weather forecasts that relate...
State's wilderness at risk: Wildlife deserves better than a special-interest holocaust

...table, regardless of economic or biological impact. Don't extreme predator control advocates benefit the true subsistence hunters? Not really. The six control regions have everything to do with for-profit industrialized hunting, not any...


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