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Memo: Low snow could be affecting POW wolf mortality

A memorandum from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game's Division of Wildlife Conservation further explains the drastic decline in Prince of Wales' wolf population, saying that in addition to known take, the 60 percent...
Controversy lingers over Moose Mamas' mission to raise orphaned calves

ANCHORAGE - The Alaska Moose Mamas have a singular mission: to raise orphaned urban moose calves and release them into rural areas of the state suffering from flagging moose populations.
POW's wolf population plummets

...25 percent in 2014's sample population.Regional Supervisor for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game Division of Wildlife Conservation Ryan Scott said ADF&G, which is partnering with the USFS on the study, is discussing the estimate's...
Alaska's popular walrus cam streams again after a decade

...funding eventually doomed the project.Maria Gladziszewski, the acting deputy director of Fish and Game's Division of Wildlife Conservation, said the state had discussed looking for another partner.It wasn't an active search until explore...
Spring Bear Season Opens

...are available online and at Alaska Department of Fish and Game offices, said Regional Supervisor of the Division of Wildlife Conservation Ryan Scott. Unit 4, which is one of the more popular brown bear hunting areas and includes Admiralty...
Letter to the Editor: Funding cuts hit Round Island research to accommodate those with an interest in visiting the island and maintaining some presence by our staff.Sam Cotten, Commissioner, Alaska Department of Fish and GameBruce Dale, Acting Director, ADF&G Division of Wildlife Conservation
Temporary brown-bear hunting closure opposed

KENAI - A proposed temporary closure of the brown-bear hunting season inside the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge is drawing opposition. Federal officials have proposed halting the hunting of brown bears when the season opens Sept.
Letter: Gladziszewski dedicated, pragmatic and the right choice for Assembly

...the Assembly her valuable experience at the executive level. She is currently assistant director of the Division of Wildlife Conservation at the Alaska Department of Fish & Game, and has worked as special projects manager in the CBJ Manager's...
Humpbacks' endangered species status questioned"This subpopulation, it's time to delist it," said Doug Vincent-Lang, director of the state Division of Wildlife Conservation. "We're just trying to say the threat of extinction for this subpopulation is gone."According to officials...
Around Town for Friday, Feb. 14

...Mammals of SE AK, 7? 8:30 p.m., TMHS Library. Free public presentation by Riley Woodford of the Division of Wildlife Conservation.Flying Blue Marble presentation with astronomer Dennis Mammana, 7-8:30 p.m., Marie Drake Planetarium...


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