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Bears begin to wake

...six months of hibernation. "We've already had a couple reports of bears showing up," said Fish and Game area wildlife manager Jeff Selinger. Wake-up varies from year to year, he said, but generally late March to early April is when bears...
Hunt yields 1 legal brown bear: Bruins appear to be in dens for the winter

...telemetry flight, all of the 35 collared bears in the study are already in their dens," said Jeff Selinger, area wildlife manager with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. And as the last few bruins bury themselves to sleep away the winter...
Bear DLPs down: 3 shootings reported this year -- so far

...year. We've only had three DLPs (defense of life and property shootings) to date," said Jeff Selinger, area wildlife manager for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. By mid-July last year, the DLPs were more than double this number...
Kasilof Community News

...the North Pacific Fisheries Management Council. That body is responsible for halibut management. Maw has been a wildlife manager, commercial fisher, charter boat operator, and is the executive director of United Cook Inlet Drift Association...
To feed or not to feed -- local hunters decide

...up to then was to feed when conditions were critical, but nobody knew what critical was,'' said Brad Compton, wildlife manager in the Upper Snake River Valley. ''The committee was established to give us the guidelines.'' As a result of...
Four more brown bears killed defense of life and property, or DLP, this past Tuesday. "That's six so far," said Jeff Selinger, area wildlife manager with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, in regard to the number of bears involved in human-caused mortalities...

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Bear deaths reach 24

...Of these, this bruin was the first black bear killed; all the rest have been brownies. Jeff Selinger, area wildlife manager with Fish and Game, cited the reason the bear was dispatched. "I approached it as it was chomping away on the...


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