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Young male wolf found dead in Denali, cable snare on neck

...trapping in an area directly outside the park until 2010.Former University of Alaska Fairbanks environmental conservation biologist, wolf activist Rick Steiner, criticized the U.S. Park Service for not mentioning the wolf's death when...
My Turn: New CO2 rule should be applied to oil, gas industries

...provide the necessary leadership on this grave threat to the future of Alaska.? Rick Steiner was a marine conservation professor with the University of Alaska, and today is a conservation biologist with Oasis Earth, based in Anchorage.
AK nixes endangered label for goshawk

...of old growth forest is considered the main threat to the Queen Charlotte goshawks, said Noah Greenwald, a conservation biologist for the Center for Biological Diversity in Portland, Ore. "This is a species that hunts under the forest canopy...
Alaska Digest for the resource," said Jeff Selinger, Kenai Peninsula area biologist with the Division of Wildlife Conservation. Biologists want bears easily identifiable so problem animals can be relocated or killed before they hurt anyone. Killing...
Critters moving away from global warming faster, study shows

...That makes sense because in general northern regions are warming more than those closer to the equator.. Conservation biologist Mike Dombeck, a former U.S. Forest Service chief, said changes in where species live - especially movements...
Oregon conference discusses protecting wild salmon

...healthy wild runs - the Gulf of Alaska and Russia's Sea of Okhotsk - are being overfished, said Peter Rand, a conservation biologist with State of the Salmon. "Salmon are going to need every chance they can get to make it in these environments...
State and local briefly food from a chest and scattered the stove of two Canadian campers. They were fined $50. Area wildlife conservation biologist Neil Barten said the cub's survival is probably a long-shot. Barten said the cub will need negative reinforcement...
Board takes up Denali wolves buffer zone

...Stampede Road Trail near Healy, does not cover the entire ranges of the two wolf packs, said Paul Joslin, conservation biologist for the wildlife alliance. "This is a viewable wildlife issue," Joslin said. "The difference between the...
GPS plays important role in wildlife research

A billy goat's tracks: Right, GPS collars like the one on this mountain goat in northern Lynn Canal help biologists understand how animals use their habitat throughout the year. Left, this image shows the kind of information GPS collars can provide.
Keeping track of Southeast birds on the Internet

...on North American bird populations and distributions. Your records could provide useful data to scientists, conservation biologists and educators as well as other birders like you. The online checklist at is a...


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