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City bear committee is back

...neighborhoods, the city's Ad Hoc Urban Bear Committee officially will return next week...designed to keep garbage from bears. Bear committee chairman Mark Farmer planned to...indicated he might not if the bear committee was called back. He said Wednesday...
Costello resigns from mayor's bear committee

...from the mayor's Ad Hoc Urban Bear Committee, citing inaction by city government...hasn't played as big a role in the bear committee as some people have suggested...slight the issue," she said. Bear Committee Chairman Mark Farmer said it's...
Bear committee pushes proposals

...that held the promise of garbage before. And a city bear committee that crafted 18 proposals to protect the bruins at night," said Personett, who served on the bear committee. "I don't know that people understand that...
Tagged bears and deer tags

...1 Greg Brown, the chairman of the Juneau-Douglas Fish and Game Advisory Committee, and member of the Juneau Bear Committee, passed away. Along with his wife Tina, Greg was a tireless advocate for Juneau and Alaska's wildlife; and I...
Grizzly panel: Yellowstone bears recovered

...document the importance of whitebark to grizzlies.Wednesday's delisting recommendation from the Interagency Grizzly Bear Committee, a panel of state, local, tribal and federal officials, followed the release of a new report saying bears are...
Farmer opts out of Assembly run

Urban Bear Committee Chairman Mark Farmer said Friday that...plans last week to pull together the bear committee, Farmer said he was rethinking whether...this time and focusing efforts on the bear committee," he said. The mayor disbanded the...
Bear backers push for garbage control

Two bears showed up at the city's bear committee meeting Thursday night, but the costumed high school...Bear backer: Mark Farmer chairs the Mayor's Ad Hoc Bear Committee meeting Thursday evening at City Hall with a bear...
City may tweak new bear rules

...considers changes tonight to a new ordinance designed to keep garbage from bears as the work of the Mayor's Ad Hoc Urban Bear Committee draws to a close. Juneau Mayor Sally Smith said she'll be sending letters to committee members this week, disbanding...
Accumulated fragments: The Bear Man of Admiralty Island: Part 4

...Neighbors sections, starting Sunday, Feb. 10.***As director of the New York Zoological Society's Alaska Bear Committee, John Holzworth soon became a relentlessly loud, often irresponsible, gadfly who deluged elected officials with...
My Turn: Garbage problem poses risk to people, bears

...November the mayor formed the Ad Hoc Bear Committee. Following a summer of non-stop...That, despite the fact that the Bear Committee has identified many, if not most...weren't placed as a result of the Bear Committee. Their arrival had more to do...


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