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Anchorage prepares for President's visit

...The road, which would run through a wilderness area of the Izembek National Wildlife Refuge, was rejected by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Carr-Odom thinks that's a mistake."Human life is much more important," she said, referring...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-30/anchorage-prepares-for-presidents-vi
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Walrus leaving ice, coming ashore

...climate change. "There appears to be several thousand animals up there," said Andrea Medeiros, spokeswoman for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in Anchorage. Images of the walrus were captured over the weekend by a photographer not affiliated...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dan-joling/2015-08-27
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A different way to think about climate change

...with the above question after spending my summer as a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Directorate Fellow at the Kenai National...Kenai Peninsula Borough, National Park Service, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and U.S. Forest Service. Together...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-13/a-different-way-to-think-about-clima
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...It's hard to really predict what's going to happen," said Jim MacCracken, Alaska walrus program supervisor for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.Iver Campbell and other Yup'ik Eskimo hunters from two St. Lawrence Island communities harvested...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/rachel-doro/2015-08-06
Kenai gillnet plan denied; subsistence board rejects request to remove manager

...July 21 asking the federal board to rescind the orders of U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service closing chinook subsistence fishing...vote; board members from the Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and U.S. Forest Service opposed...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-28/kenai-gillnet-plan-denied-subsistenc
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Shell allowed limited offshore oil drilling

...time it takes to drill a complete exploratory well. Shell had hoped to simultaneously drill two wells. However, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service requires a minimum of 15 miles between drill sites to avoid significant effects on walrus. Shell's...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/kevin-freking-and-dan-joling/2015-07-23
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Voices of Alaska: Baby salmon live here

...as well. Over 60 community partners, including Girl Scouts of Alaska, Alaska Public Lands Information Centers and U.S Fish and Wildlife Service, are incorporating baby salmon activities and the campaign challenges in their summer youth camps...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-07-21/voices-of-alaska-baby-salmon-live
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Conservation plan will determine federal funds for Alaskan wildlife

...important. The plans also uses inclusion in nine other conservation lists, including bird-specific lists such as the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's seabird, shorebird, landbird, and raptor plans, as a criteria for inclusion as a species...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-11/conservation-plan-will-determine-fed
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Borough to be reimbursed for fire expenditures

...of the Card Street fire, about 80 percent of the land burned was on federal or tribal land, and therefore under the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's jurisdiction. About 20 percent was state, private, municipal or borough land, which is...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-13/borough-to-be-reimbursed-for-fire-ex
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Proposed Kenai South Beach access road faces potential route change

...for a permit from the Army Corps of Engineers - required for construction within a wetland - in February. In March, U.S Fish and Wildlife Service Southeast Alaska Coordinator Steve Brockmann stated in a letter to the Army Corps that "the proposed...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-07-09/proposed-kenai-south-beach-access-ro
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