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Drawing permit applications open

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game has opened the application process for 2016 big game drawing hunts.Hunters have until 5 p.m. Dec. 15 to apply at http...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-11-13/drawing-permit-applications-open
State
My Turn: Your opportunity to address trapping rules

Trapping season has officially begun in Alaska.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-11-12/my-turn-your-opportunity-address-trap
Opinion
'Sharing the Trails' event aims to demystify trapping

Trapping season in the Juneau area opened Nov. 1 and the Alaska Department of Fish and Game would like to make sure that dog walkers, recreational users and trappers have an enjoyable winter. Hence, the department has...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-11-06/sharing-trails-event-aims-demystify-
Outdoors
NPS, state divided on sport hunting rules

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game and a state commission tasked with keeping an eye on federal land regulations are both displeased with the National Park Service's...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-11-06/nps-state-divided-sport-hunting-rule
Outdoors

BY JAMES BROOKS FOR THE CAPITAL CITY WEEKLY There will be no emergency listing of Prince of Wales Island wolves on the Endangered Species List. In a letter to the six conservation groups requesting the emergency listing, U.S.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-10-14-0
State
My Turn: DIPAC, ADFG produce a 'silver' lining

On Labor Day weekend as I walked the shoreline of the beach behind the former Thane Ore House, a joy of salmon abundance overwhelmed me as if I were in a Rie Munoz painting.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-10-20/my-turn-dipac-adfg-produce-silver-lin
Opinion
Empire Editorial: Trappers and hikers can coexist

No one wants to see animals suffer, and few want to see them caught in traps. But trapping in the Last Frontier has a long and storied history that, for time immemorial, has served as a critical way of life for many.

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2015-10-19/empire-editorial-trappers-and-hikers-
Opinion
Photo: Wilderness navigation in a nutshell

...their classmates how to use compasses on Wednesday as part of their three-day Outdoors Skills class at the Alaska Department of Fish and Game Juneau Hunter Education Shooting Complex. Volunteers assisting in teaching Juneau sixth-graders hailed...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-10-16/photo-wilderness-navigation-nutshell
Outdoors
Police euthanize bear after it was hit by car

...in the area and that it seemed "confused" from the trauma.Campbell said when officers responded, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game recommended they euthanize the bear rather than let it suffer."It's a really unfortunate situation when...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2015-10-09/police-euthanize-bear-after-it-was-hit-
Local
Anchorage library loans out skulls, furs

ANCHORAGE - Need to borrow a polar bear fur? Or a walrus skull complete with tusks? Or how about a beluga whale vertebrae or piece of baleen?All you need is a library card and a trip to the Alaska Resources Library and Information Services on the University of Alaska Anchorage campus.The library - better known as ARLIS - is home to the furs, mounts and skulls collection. It's where hundreds of animal specimens from wolverine furs to stuffed puffins are available for checkout by the general public.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-10-07/anchorage-library-loans-out-skulls-furs
State

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