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Bear-human interactions increase at confluence of Russian, Kenai rivers

...National Wildlife Refuge work together to regulate the area surrounding the Russian River Ferry, said Refuge Chief of Visitor Services Matt Conner. The Code of Federal Regulations outlines the requirements visitors in the area must adhere to. Code...
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...visitor center on Ski Hill Road in Soldotna. A tour the new visitor center and an update from Matt Conner, Chief of Visitor Services for the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, are planned. RSVP to 262-9814. ? The Kenai Chamber of Commerce will...
Refuge weighs impacts of Card Street fire

...nests, might experience loss in the immediate aftermath of the fire, but will bounce back, he said. Chief of Visitor Services Matt Conner said the Card Street fire was able to burn so quickly through the refuge once it moved east of the Kenai...
"Scannin" Salmon App!" Wins 25th Anniversary Caring for the Kenai Competition

...Hollon, Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation Health officer, Matt Connor, Kenai National Wildlife Refuge visitor services manager, Denise Newbould, of the environmental consulting firm ERM Alaska, Dr. Paula Martin, Assistant Director...
Refuge Notebook: Poking at Earth Day with a stick

...never wasted. The more time spent outside, the more things we can find to poke with sticks. Matt Conner is the Visitor Services Manager at Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. Like the refuge at
Refuge Notebook: Permitting Kenai National Wildlife Refuge commercial guides and outfitters

...example since the majority of the Refuge commercial visitor service providers are for water-based activities such as...period for the described non-competitive commercial visitor service permits. Follow the link to see our news release...
New wildlife refuge visitor center opens

...Friday, is not only larger than their previous center but more interactive. Matt Connor, the refuge's chief of visitor services, said that the old visitor center was "just kind of a little cubby-hole area with some exhibits around the corner...
The time to tap

...for personal use on forestry lands.Tapping is also legal in the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, said Chief of Visitors Services Matt Connor. He advises not leaving plugs or spiles in trees and choosing trees slightly off of main trails so the...
Make preparations now for wonderful, safe, springtime walks

...traveling-in-moose-country.cfm) and bears ( Leah Eskelin is a Visitor Services Park Ranger at the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. Find out more about the Refuge events by visiting http...
Refuge Notebook: Finding the meaning of the moose

...hiker, hunter, nature photographer or maybe even my neighbor Kevin ... or was his name Steve? Matt Conner is the Visitor Services Manager at Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. You can find more information about the Kenai Refuge at http://kenai...


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