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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...
State closes Fortymile caribou winter hunt

...has grown from about 20,000 in 1995 to a current population of more than 40,000. The order does not affect subsistence hunters on federal land. The federal subsistence hunt began Nov. 1.
Public comment sought in Beluga harvest issue

...said NMFS began surveying the whales in 1994 and by 1998 noticed a decline from 653 to 347. After working with subsistence hunters under a co-management cooperation in order to get better data, NMFS surveyors were able to determine that the...
New Refuge staff reflects on Fish and Wildlife training administrative technician as the Refuge, I issue permits to outfitters and guides, black bear baiters, and subsistence hunters. You'll often find me at the front desk so please stop in and visit. Renee Heeren is an Administrative Technician...
Avid snowshoers enjoy backcountry

...breaking trail occasionally, especially since this year is a non-snowmachine year. That means, except for local subsistence hunters and trappers, no snowmachines are allowed. While it may be nice not to have the threat of being mowed down by...
Voices of the Peninsula: Nelchina caribou issues complex

...does not provide a reasonable opportunity for a subsistence hunter to draw a permit. Next, the Board considered...and also provide an open opportunity for non-subsistence hunters. Because of legal complications relating to interpretation...


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