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Agency will hunt invasive caribou on remote island

...remote island in the Aleutians to kill caribou, an invasive species that threatens wilderness...Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge.Caribou swim to the wilderness island of Kagalaska...personnel.There might be only a handful of caribou on Kagalaska or none at all, refuge manager...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-04-22/agency-will-hunt-invasive-caribou-remot
State
Caribou Crossing: 18th annual 'First Pick' event

Caribou Crossing will offer a "first pick" to locals of the creations they are unveiling for the summer season. Featured work includes Lisa McCormick's silver jewelry, Marliee Dupree's dolls, Tomilynn Clark's glass fish, and Ivory Jack's contemporary mammoth earrings.

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-05-01-4
Art
Caribou antlers abundant at auction

ANCHORAGE - Collectors seeking caribou antlers had plenty to choose from in the...Anchorage, was the sale of 3,000 pounds of caribou antlers, Anchorage radio station KSKA-FM...bear hides, sheep capes and bundles of caribou antlers strapped with duct tape. The...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-04/caribou-antlers-abundant-auction
State
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
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
See the future in flowers

...to home, Jensen collected some from the wild in the Yukon. Ed Buyarski brought some from further north in Alaska after a caribou hunt. Starting from seeds that can be as fine as dust, Primula take two to three years to blossom. Jensen has some young...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-05-22/see-future-flowers
Outdoors
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

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