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Dan Lesley France

...their family for over 50 years. Dan was known to everyone as an example of what it meant to be a Fish and Wildlife Protection Officer. His determination to protect and take care of wildlife went well beyond his job description. While he was...
Bear shot after running into seafood processing plant

...attention. The bear didn't fare as well. When the police caught up to it behind the plant, a Fish and Wildlife Protection officer determined that it was too badly wounded and killed it.
State Fish and Wildlife Trooper dies in plane crash

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- A state Fish and Wildlife Protection officer died when his single-engine Piper Cub went down near Lake Illiamna Monday night, Alaska State Troopers said. James A. Moen...
Retired wildlife trooper puts it all down in a book

...side of the moose from me. If I shot and missed, he'd catch the bullet." Beasley was the only fish and wildlife protection officer on duty that day in the early 90s when a call came in that a skier had been stomped by a moose. Knutson...
Tough moose conditions 'real localized'

...couldn't find its way back over the fence and was left floundering in deep, crusted snow. Spraker and Fish and Wildlife Protection officers looked the situation over and decided to send a city of Soldotna loader in to shovel a path and allow the critter...


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