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Kenai bear protection at center of battle

...state's own game managers. It's a classic Alaska fight that pits the state against the federal government and big game hunters against wildlife watchers.At the center of the struggle are the Kenai's brown bears, one of Alaska's most iconic...
Expert: Rhino population wiped out in Mozambique

JOHANNESBURG - Mozambique's rhinoceros population was wiped out more than a century ago by big game hunters. Reconstituted several years ago, the beasts again are on the brink of vanishing from the country by poachers seeking their horns...
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Glacier bear hit by vehicle disappears

...bears found in North America. A 1952 story in the Dawson Weekly News in the Yukon's Dawson City reported that a big-game hunter was believed to have been the first in nearly half a century to shoot "one of the rare glacier bears found only...
Alaska's Russian dissidents integrate with American life

...collective farms threatened their livelihood. Fefelov and about 300 Old Believers left Siberia in 1945 to become big-game hunters in Manchuria, China. That country, too, became communist, and after some time they sought a new home. Several...
Alaska Digest

...Peltola guilty on one count each of illegally guiding a big-game hunter and unlawful possession and transportation of illegally...three additional counts of illegally transporting big-game hunters. The judge dismissed a fourth charge. At his sentencing...
The minds of people who kill for sport are their numbers. There are estimated to be only 10,000 lions left in Africa and 20,000 in the world, yet big game hunters still want to kill them for sport and pay big money to do so. Ten thousand is one-third of the population of Juneau...
Deal with the meat now for good eating later should tend to it that night instead of waiting for daylight, advises Dave Kelleyhouse, a longtime Alaska big-game hunter and retired state wildlife biologist. "Start a fire and start skinning," Kelleyhouse said. "Get the hide and...

...investigator Scott Johnson made to Wallace in jail. Game hunters off the hook for bison population crash WASHINGTON - Big game hunters may be off the hook in the latest twist of a prehistoric whodunit that tries to explain why bison populations sharply...
Sitka black-tailed deer spotted in Anchorage

...bolted across Potter Valley Road into dense brush. "It was a spectacular sighting," said Erkmann, an experienced big-game hunter. "It went uphill not 30 yards from the car. We got a good look at it, a good-sized buck." Biologists and...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...William Barstow, the government-appointed bankruptcy trustee, told the Anchorage Daily News. Kubick was a flashy big game hunter who holds more than 250 records with the Safari Club International Record Book of Trophy Animals. He was a science...


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