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...OR-7, could be camping out in the southern Oregon Cascades for weeks before they are successful.U.S. Fish and Wildlife biologist John Stephenson says the upcoming operation involves setting out leg-hold traps with padded jaws in likely locations...
Redoubt Bay Lodge employee prevents bear mauling

...and the Kenai Peninsula. Anyone who insists on trying to fish from shore puts all that at risk. Stephen F. Stringham, PhD Member ? Wolverine Creek Management Committee Consulting Wildlife Biologist Director, Bear Viewing Association
Woman mauled by bear

...the responding trooper an ATV and the riders helped bring Knudsen down the trail.Jessy Coltrane, Anchorage area wildlife biologist with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, said vegetation along the trail is about 5 feet tall, and it appeared...
JBER soldier attacked by bear

...neck.There's no way of telling if the same bear was involved in Sunday's attack, said Jessy Coltrane, a wildlife biologist with Alaska Department of Fish and Game, which also responded to the latest encounter. Coltrane said genetic material...
Elodea eradication begins

...descended on Beck Lake Tuesday and Daniels Lakes Wednesday to begin treatments. John Morton, supervisory fish and wildlife biologist with the refuge, said the crews treated all 200 acres of Beck Lake with both pellet and liquid forms of the herbicide...
Refuge Notebook: Surviving an aircraft crash in the water

...muscle memory on what actions are needed could very well be the difference between life and death. As an itinerant wildlife biologist working this summer at the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, I am required to take aviation safety training before...
Plans for elodea eradication move forward

...included $400,000 for the Kenai Peninsula Borough elodea eradication project. John Morton, supervisory fish and wildlife biologist with the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, said while Gov. Sean Parnell could veto the allocation, he's not...
Search for the Rusty Blackbird begins

Beginning Saturday, wildlife biologists statewide will be watching...David Tessler, a Regional Wildlife Biologist with the Fish and Game diversity...breeding season. Todd Eskelin, wildlife biologist for the Kenai National Wildlife...
Bear awareness key during the spring season report any animal activity in populated areas, and "don't take anything into your own hands." Fish and Wildlife Biologist Todd Eskelin said when out hiking to pay attention to the surroundings and bring adequate protection. Only use...
Firefighters rescue abandoned wolf pups

...sitting there mopping up ... and saw (one) come out." The pups were in bad shape by the time Fish and Game wildlife biologist Jeff Selinger and Deputy Refuge Manager Steve Miller got to see them. "All of them were injured by a porcupine...


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