At the end of a warmer-than-average winter with less-than-average snowfall, Alaska Fire Services is preparing for a spring wildfire season that may begin sooner than usual.
...village of Tanana for forty years. In 1996, Zuray put his fish wheel into service sampling salmon for the US Fish and Wildlife Service. But the more he learned about data collection, the more dissatisfied he was with the quality of the data...
Remember the time when only privileged youth got to go to summer camp and slackers went to summer school. Well thanks to the Kenai Watershed Forum, the talents of Dan Pascucci, and members of the community local kids have had the opportunity to attend the greatest combination of summer camp and summer school ever assembled and known as "Fur, Fins, Feathers, Flowers, and Fun!" The program now in its second year was seeded with a $25,000 grant from ConocoPhillips, $20,000 from the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, and this year a $10,000 contribution from Hilcorp Alaska.
Summer on the Kenai Peninsula means great times in the great outdoors! For many, summer also means fishing fun on the Kenai River.
The sea otter population at the Kenai Fjords National Park appears stable, according to aerial surveys taken in June.
The public is invited to assist management agencies in developing a 5-year action plan for reducing adverse human-bear encounters on the Kenai Peninsula's Russian and Kenai Rivers Forums have been scheduled this week for the public to discuss experiences, thoughts and ideas on how to reduce adverse encounters between humans and bears in the Russian and Kenai River high use area.
Anchorage resident, Karla M. Peterson, 47 died March 2, 2012 at home.A memorial service will be held at Taku, her favorite place to swim our dogs and walk, will be announced at a later date. For the past 12 years, Karla has a resident of Anchorage
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