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Spring plinking: a guide to safe target shooting

...general rule, I've found they work best at gun ranges or other places where you have a relatively flat, dirt surface without vegetation.You don't have to reset them, but the downside is when you're shooting them they tend to roll into a low spot and get...
Dipnet work session brings hope for changes

...wakes and the disruption of wetland vegetation from fishermen migration.Two Kenai...upstream to fish, which damages the marsh vegetation. He recommended the city close fishing...brought up the same concerns about the vegetation around the river at the Feb. 19 Kenai...
Kenai city council holds dipnet work session Tuesday

...access upstream and disrupt wetland vegetation, rather than migrating to the...impact of people walking on wetland vegetation could be devastating. He said...10-15 years to get the natural vegetation to come back if the damage is severe...
Teens learn to survive in frigid water

...more realistic environment for the presented scenarios, he said. Instructors could point out a wider variety of consumable vegetation, and teach cold-water training in a real body of water other than an 80-degree pool, Olcott said. Although they might...
Refuge Notebook: Kruger National Park, Kenai National Wildlife Refuge share common conservation issues

...1960s and 1970s park officials annually culled about 7,000 elephants to reduce their detrimental impact on the park's vegetation and biodiversity. Although since discontinued, managing elephants in KNP still remains controversial. Finally, unlike...
Refuge Notebook: Common gardens may reveal uncommon choice

...visualize what future landscapes will look like. Climate-biomes, or cliomes, are large-scale assemblages of species and vegetation communities that we expect to occur based on prevailing climate conditions. Models illustrate that most regions across the...
Voices of the Peninsula: Kenai kings face long odds

...have observed the slow motion destruction of the riverbanks. Where there once were continuous mats of grass, alders, and vegetation, there are now major gaps where cobble exists and the finer particulates have been washed away by boat wakes. In the area...
Refuge Notebook: Counting moose with drones? Maybe sooner than you think

...activity could be substantially reduced while providing a greater safety and increase our abilities to monitor post-burn vegetation changes. Consider raptor nest surveys, wildlife habitat analysis, wildlife roadside interactions, lake shore mapping...
DOT&PF works to solve Sterling Highway erosion problem process has five steps: ? Removing trees and other vegetation form the eroding area,? Removing soil near the base to 8 feet...Constructing an embankment to stabilize the slope,? Planting vegetation to ensure stability."(DOT&PF is) hoping that that's...
Borough to host Kenai Spur improvements open house

...the two options, which can be implemented independently or together in addition to the highway expansions, are clearing vegetation along the road and replacing it with hydro-seed to reduce moose grazing and lighting along the entire section.Koch said...


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