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Refuge Notebook: Legacy of a tiny leg-banded bird found on the refuge warblers well on their future journeys.Ted Bailey is a retired Kenai National Wildlife Refuge wildlife biologist who has lived on the Kenai Peninsula for over 39 years. He maintains a keen interest in the Peninsula's wildlife...
Refuge Notebook: Exotic dove continues a steady march north

...permanently compromising the ecological processes that shape our natural world on the Kenai Peninsula. Todd Eskelin is a wildlife biologist at the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. Find more information at or www.facebook...

...Maine's Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife biologists are recommending the state issue 28,770 "any...hunting days in 2016, said Dan Bergeron, a state wildlife biologist. Minnesota and Wisconsin also have taken steps...
Denali National Park wolf count drops below 50

...since an estimate of 46 wolves in fall 1986 and is the lowest on record for any spring count.The park's Chief Wildlife Biologist Steve Arthur says the population decline can be attributed to low snowfall, which made it easier for prey to flee...

...number of adult birds and jakes," says Mark Vargas, the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife's Rogue District wildlife biologist."I expect good to above-average hunting of mature toms," Vargas says. "We're looking for a good season...
Refuge Notebook: What do you value about living on the Kenai Peninsula?

...historical conditions may not be possible to maintain. Dr. Dawn Robin Magness is a landscape ecologist and Fish & Wildlife Biologist at the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. Like the Refuge at

...milestone," California Department of Fish and Wildlife biologist Tom Stephenson said. "We've still got to get...were trapped and released into Yosemite.Yosemite wildlife biologist Sarah Stock said only the most intrepid park visitors...
Family encounters persistant bear on Skilak Loop assumed that the bear was hungry - which is a reasonable assumption, said Alaska Department of Fish and Game wildlife biologist Jeff Selinger. "If you've slept, even for three months, you'd wake up and get your body up and running again...
Flocking together: Weather affects bird migration, still plenty for birders to see

...10 common duck species, several species of geese, and sandpipers, said Kenai National Wildlife Refuge Fish and Wildlife Biologist Todd Eskelin. Shorebirds may be showing up as well, he said. Eskelin said the birds could have been displaced...
Feds document seabird loss in North Pacific waters

...density declined 2 percent annually from 1975 to 2012 in the northeast North Pacific, said John Piatt, research wildlife biologist at the USGS Alaska Science Center. "Biologically speaking, that's a pretty major change," he said. Piatt...


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