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Little impact on Ambler road caribou

...winter habitat used by the region's huge caribou herd, a study by biologists from the...Only about a tenth of the Western Arctic Caribou Herd, Alaska's largest, uses the study...not going to be a very large impact to caribou winter terrain," Joly said.The impacts...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-15/little-impact-ambler-road-caribou
State
Alaska refuge proposes killing invasive caribou

...Alaska island refuge from an invasive species - caribou.The big game animals are a popular target for...hundreds of wolves and bears to enhance moose and caribou populations. But caribou are an unwelcome, unnatural presence in a wilderness...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-01/alaska-refuge-proposes-killing-invasive
State
Alaska refuge proposes killing invasive caribou

...Alaska island refuge from an invasive species - caribou.The big game animals are a popular target for...hundreds of wolves and bears to enhance moose and caribou populations. But caribou are an unwelcome, unnatural presence in a wilderness...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-02/alaska-refuge-proposes-killing-invasive
State
On the Trails: Eating lichens

...or actually do eat lichens in Alaska. Caribou are surely the most well-known consumers...horsehair lichens) are favorites. Caribou eat lichens all year long, but especially...carbohydrate, with low values of protein, so caribou have to find some other source of protein...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-01-30/trails-eating-lichens
Outdoors
Off the Beaten Path: The flux and flow of caribou

The origin of the word "caribou" comes from Newfoundland's Micmac...translates as "snow-shoveler" - caribou shovel through the snow with their...vegetation.I've been fascinated with caribou and the wild country they live in since...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-03-28/beaten-path-flux-and-flow-caribou
Outdoors
Letter: Ambler road study one piece of the puzzle

...in a story on the proposed Ambler road ("Little impact on Ambler road caribou" - published Dec. 15) a recent study of the project's impact on the Western Arctic caribou herd is "just a piece of the puzzle."The study involved scientists...

http://juneauempire.com/letters/2014-12-18/letter-ambler-road-study-one-piece-pu
Letters
Caribou Crossings: Jewelry by Lisa McCormick

...McCormick's handmade silver and gold pendants and earrings have been carried at the locally owned shop for the past 16 years.Caribou Crossing used to be located near the Mount Roberts Tram building, but moved last spring to 387 Franklin. St., in the big...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-12-02/caribou-crossings-jewelry-lisa-mccormick
Art
Mighty caribou herds dwindle, warming blamed

...northwest Canada, where man has hunted caribou since the Stone Age, the vast antlered...wildlife mystery, the decline of the caribou - called reindeer in the Eurasian Arctic...decline," it says. The "People of the Caribou," the native Gwich'in of the Yukon...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/100509/sta_501251966.shtml
Following the caribou's lead

Those who've read "Being Caribou" by Karsten Heuer will remember Randall...epic journey to follow the porcupine caribou herd across a thousand miles of wilderness...UAS in part for his role in "Being Caribou," which is UAS' One Campus One Book...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2012-11-08/following-caribous-lead
Art
ADF&G issuing more permits to harvest caribou in Unit 13

...additional drawing permits for the Nelchina Caribou Herd in Game Management Unit 13 this year after finding more caribou than anticipated during the summer population...department counted more than 46,500 caribou on the calving grounds of the Nelchina...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2012-08-03/adfg-issuing-more-permits-harvest-ca
Outdoors

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