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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...
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...
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...
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...
Bears out, but reports fewer than previous years

...said they left some scratch marks on the bin and scattered the trash around looking for food. Jeff Selinger, area wildlife biologist with Fish and Game, has received about four brown and black bear reports in the last week to 10 days, but he doesn't...
Playing outside: 42 kids learn how to be game wardens during new wildlife refuge program

...approach a hunter. Several feed away three dead eagles lay sprawled out on a white folding table as Todd Eskelin, wildlife biologist at the Kenai refuge, spoke to a group of students about their anatomy, finding clues about cause of death and...
A bad year for eagles in Juneau, expert says

...been seen in large numbers perched on pilings and wrestling for already dead salmon at low tide. Stephen Lewis, a wildlife biologist who works in the Juneau Raptor Management Office for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, said he too noticed...
Another look at moose mortality numbers

...worked for the Department of Fish and Game as a Wildlife Biologist from 1974 to 2002, 24 of those years on the Kenai...its former size. Ted Spraker is a retired ADF&G Wildlife Biologist and current Vice Chair Alaska Board of Game.
Refuge faces new challenges manager of the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. Since this is my second tenure at the Refuge, the first as a wildlife biologist from 1988 to 1992, many of you have asked how things have changed over the last 20 or so years. Our first arrival...


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