Scientists use CSI-style tests to count Alaska wolf packs

...Logan, a biologist who studies gray wolves for the U.S. Forest Service.Researchers such as Logan and his Alaska Department of Fish and Game colleagues are tasked with counting the animals in Southeast Alaska. For years that chore meant trapping...
Got unwanted musk oxen? Try bear urine to ward them off

...good.Bear urine.Some suspect the large shaggy animals are seeking refuge in Nome because of brown bears, Alaska Department of Fish and Game wildlife biologist Tony Gorn told KNOM."We routinely, almost daily now, move musk ox. But then...
Alaska boy meets seal he named in contest

...Aleut and Scandinavian roots. It was in Sand Point that someone left the newborn pup in a box on the steps of an Alaska Department of Fish and Game office.From there, the 9-pound pup was transported to the state's only aquarium, the Alaska...
Sport fish report for the week of June 30

King salmon Hatchery king salmon fishing continued to be good for both marine boat anglers and shore based anglers in the immediate Juneau area, and strong numbers of king salmon supported high catch rates on the outer coast this past week.
Herring return to Auke Bay

...Research Supervisor with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, said the story...Lynn Canal," he said.Alaska Department of Fish and Game's monitoring...lucrative sac roe fishery. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game, however, says...
First Yukon River king salmon reach Canada

FAIRBANKS - The Alaska Department of Fish and Game said the first Yukon River spawning king salmon have reached the border with Canada.As of Monday, 700 kings, also...
Chinook News provides statewide perspective on major issues surrounding Chinook salmon in Alaska

...have been one of our most valuable resources for thousands of years," said Cora Campbell, commissioner of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game in the introduction to Chinook News. The department's newest publication, a 12-page edition in...
From a glacial river to a salmon stream?

Southeast Alaska's watersheds are changing quickly, and researchers are working to figure out how, why, and what those changes mean.
Coast Guard, partners searching for missing boaters in Southeast Alaska

...lifeboat crews arrived on scene and began searching for the two missing people. Ketchikan Volunteer Rescue Squad & Alaska Department of Fish and Game personnel joined the search Tuesday morning with four vessels and one aircraft. The Chandeleur is a...
Police shoot intruding black bear

...front door. The doorknob did not work, according to police, enabling the door to be easily pushed open. The Alaska Department of Fish and Game was notified of the incident.


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