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Unit 4 Brown Bear Hunters must watch "Take a Closer Look Video"

SITKA - The spring brown bear hunting season in Unit 4 (Admiralty, Baranof, and Chichagof Islands) will open Friday, March 15. Permits will be available at Alaska Department of Fish and Game offices, and online, beginning today.
Soldotna tops Juneau-Douglas 56-49 in state football championship

...Stars and Nordgren caught an Isaak pass to advance and Campos ran another score across to give JDHS an early lead.Bears' Hunter Hickok recovered the Stars third fumble of the day on the next series and Isaak passed to senior Adam Empson for a...
Accumulated Fragments: The Bear Man of Admiralty Island: Part 1

...are extremely hard to see in the underbrush, can act very quickly and, for a short distance, are very fast. A good bear hunter has to be a crack shot, a fast thinker, an outstanding woodsman, and very athletic. Hasselborg was all of those...
Juneau bears are waking from deep sleep

...develop split ends. The meat is also more palatable in the spring, before the bears begin eating salmon. Spring black bear hunters must salvage the meat and hide of the bear, and both the hide and the skull must be presented to Fish and Game for...
Black and white

...portion of bears would be protected by not allowing white bears to be killed, hunters would hardly be affected. A Juneau bear hunter would normally not expect many white bears, anyway. White bears look very different from black bears. It's black...
The minds of people who kill for sport

...Sound off on the important issues at At least the Kubleys claim to eat everything they kill, which is more than most bear hunters do. It is estimated that there are only 150,000 bears left on the planet - only estimates, because they are hard...
In The Crosshairs

...because (Swan Cove) is one of the few areas on Admiralty that bear viewers and photographers do not have to compete with bear hunters," Baker said. Proposal 13, proposed by a member of the public, asks to open Swan Cove and Swan Island to both fall...
No good reason to change hunting regs

...drainage. Taking these bears could hardly be called "sporting" - it would be like to going into a zoo and taking out a bear. Hunters are not the only ones to generate income in the Pack Creek-Swan Cove area. Visitors currently pay $50 per person...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...when contacted this morning. The eagle was shot at Herman Creek, where a late run of fall chum was spawning. Two bear hunters in the area witnessed the shooting, identified Hart and reported him to Alaska State Troopers, according to federal...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...permits are available per day, and they can be bought over the phone. Only credit cards are accepted for payment. Brown bear hunters should mail their completed report cards to the state Department of Fish and Game by June 15, officials said. The...


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