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Controversy lingers over Moose Mamas' mission to raise orphaned calves"That's a huge deal if a vet isn't checking the calves on a regular basis," she said.Former Anchorage-area wildlife biologist and Alaska Dispatch News columnist Rick Sinnott isn't opposed to the idea of wildlife reintroduction...
Biologists: Baby moose are not pets

...mother."Evidently, some man took it upon himself to tackle it and tie it up with an electrical cord," Anchorage area wildlife biologist Jessy Coltrane said.The calf ran off with the cord hanging from its neck, Coltrane said.That night...
Bad year for moose population

...deaths is probably the result of heavy snowfall in Southcentral Alaska this winter, said Jessy Coltrane, Anchorage-area wildlife biologist with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.Anchorage has received more than 90 inches of snow since October...
Anchorage police: Please don't tase the bears

...the shooter, said Jessy Coltrane, acting Anchorage-area wildlife biologist. Or it could run away in a rage after the...road, she said. Rick Sinnott, retired Anchorage-area wildlife biologist for the state Department of Fish and Game...
Crippled mother moose nurses calf also nursing what appears to be a large and healthy calf, according to Rick Sinnott, the state's Anchorage-area wildlife biologist. "She seems to be getting around fairly well on three legs, although she's a little skinnier than she...
Bear attack video raises some hackles

...someone snoozing along a stream and started ripping them to pieces. "It's bad; it's really bad," said Anchorage area wildlife biologist Rick Sinnott, with Fish and Game. He spent the summer countering bear-anoia in Anchorage after the city's...
Takers for dead moose found online

...unknown - they become the responsibility of whoever owns the land they end up on, said Rick Sinnott, the Anchorage-area wildlife biologist for Fish and Game. When they die on public land, the responsible agency takes care of removing the carcass...
Eagle River teen fights bear to a draw His home also is near a creek where bear like to catch king salmon, said Jessy Coltrane, assistant Anchorage-area wildlife biologist with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. Rees was attacked near the creek, but he fought back...
Anchorage homes to get bear-resistant trash cans

...but the northeast corner of Muldoon is persistently the worst part of town for bear-related calls, Anchorage-area wildlife biologist Rick Sinnott said. Alaska Waste introduced the bear-proof cans in Anchorage last summer after efforts...
Two-legged dog becomes symbol of trapping flap

...park. Two dogs were caught in wolverine sets - the same as the number of wolverines, said Rick Sinnott, Anchorage area wildlife biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. One of the dogs died. The park is proposing that the board...


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