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Refuge class trains sportsmen seeking Peninsula wildlife

...important tool for wildlife regulators," she said. "Hunters and trappers are one of the only real resources that wildlife managers have to control populations over time." "I like responsible natural resource utilization," she said. "The...

...the definition of tool use," Nelson said.She said the value in this study will be to assist professionals like wildlife managers to address bear-related problems and zookeepers to keep their captive wards mentally and physically stimulated...

...trying to put a new collar on him, Stephenson said.Though the public has been fascinated by OR-7's movements, wildlife managers are more interested in the movements of his pack. Oregon's wolf management plan calls for collaring at least one...

...damage to the habitat of the New Mexico meadow jumping mouse under the Endangered Species Act. A proposal by federal wildlife managers also calls for setting aside as critical habitat nearly 200 miles along streams and wetlands in a dozen counties...
State, Feds spar over brown bear closure on the refuge

...bears," he said. Several people weighed in on the difference in management philosophy between state and federal wildlife managers. State managers maintained that their "active management" style is necessary to provide the maximum benefit of...
Bear data could liberalize area hunt

For the first time in more than a decade on the Kenai Peninsula, wildlife managers have a recent brown bear population estimate to inform their game management decisions. Ted Spraker, chairman of the Alaska Board...
Brown bear hunting closed on Kenai National Wildlife Refuge

...the Kenai Peninsula have been issued by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Miller said. State and Federal wildlife managers are not in total agreement over the closure. Doug Vincent-Lang, Director of the Division of Wildlife Conservation...
Cattle on remote islands face threat

...creeks anymore. They're just like quicksand. They've just been pulverized, pounded into nothing." Federal wildlife managers have asked this month for public comment as they seek to remove nearly 1,000 animals from the uninhabited, isolated...
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...
Caribou Hills fire makes moose season a wild card

...approaching. Bow hunters can let arrows fly at moose today, while rifle hunters get to squeeze the trigger on Aug. 20. Wildlife managers are predicting the 2007 hunting season should be productive for both. "I'd expect success rates to be comparable...


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