Getting (more) outdoorsy

...Dungeness crabs and learned the basics of deer hunting.Around 80 of them were there to take classes at the Alaska Department of Fish and Game's eighth annual Southeast Alaska Becoming an Outdoors Woman event, also known as BOW. About 40 of them were...
Youth fishing events announced across Southeast

...m. on Saturday, June 13 at Twin Lakes. Partners include the Juneau-Gastineau Rotary Club, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game and Douglas Island Pink and Chum Inc. King salmon will be stocked by DIPAC prior to the event. Activities...
Juneau area sport fish report for the week of May 19

King Salmon: Fishing for king salmon in the Juneau area has been better than previous years for both marine boat and shore-based anglers. North Douglas, Tee Harbor and the Breadline have all reported good catches.
Board director resigns over appointment

...Gillis said Mumford wasn't even an applicant for the Board of Fisheries listing until prompted by Alaska Department of Fish and Game commissioner Sam Cotten. Mumford applied for the position April 22, three days after Ruffner was rejected...
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Officials: don't touch 'orphaned' wildlife

...appears to have been left alone for an extended period of time, do not pick it up. Call the nearest Alaska Department of Fish and Game office; if the situation involves an immediate public safety concern, contact the Alaska State Troopers...
Alaska's popular walrus cam streams again after a decade

...grant from, along with other donations this year, have had an unintended benefit for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.The funds are allowing the Alaska state government - struggling financially because of low oil prices - to...
My Turn: Kenai River Sport Fishing Association wields a big stick

...longer allows one to hide behind willful ignorance.? Ken Tarbox is a fish biologist retired from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. He lives in Soldotna.
Near encounters with defensive bear close popular Mendenhall Glacier trail

...said.Bear No. 103 has been around the Mendenhall Glacier before, he said, an assertion backed up by Alaska Department of Fish and Game area biologist Stephanie Sell."This particular family group has had several negative interactions involving...
Wood bison healthy in wild after March reintroduction

FAIRBANKS - When you bring an animal back into the Alaska wild for the first time in a century, you have to be prepared for some mishaps.
A curious catch: Longliners bring surprise to Juneau's docks

In 35 years as a fisherman, Jim Eastwood has only seen seven skilfish. On Wednesday morning, Eastwood and his crew brought in five of them, caught while longlining more than 200 miles south of Juneau.


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