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State biologist charged with hunting violation

...and was trying to salvage the animal, he said.Herreman is area biologist for the Homer office of the state Fish and Game Department. He has been placed on administrative leave, Kenai area biologist Jeff Selenger said.Alaska Wildlife Trooper...
Minnesota to be new home for rescued wolf pups

...the zoo in Anchorage has worked previously with the Minnesota Zoo, located south of Minneapolis-St. Paul.Fish and Game Department spokesman Ken Marsh says the two females and three males will remain at the Alaska Zoo infirmary for now. Zoo...
Rabid Alaska wolf prompts health warnings

...predator bites another mammal. It's also spread when a scavenger eats infected nervous system tissue.The Fish and Game Department expanded rabies surveillance over the last two years and tested more than 1,000 specimens. It found a rabid...
Hundreds of fish die in warm Interior lakes

FAIRBANKS - The state Fish and Game Department has suspended its fish stocking program after hundreds of rainbow trout and Arctic grayling died when they were put into warm lakes...
Fortymile caribou cross Yukon River west of Eagle unit 20E, which was closed to caribou hunting, to unit 25B, where animals were legal to shoot until the Fish and Game Department issued a closure notice Saturday morning.The Fortymile hunt along the Taylor Highway in unit 20E had closed...

...Cruise, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., leave Seadrome Dock. With Juneau Master Naturalists from Discovery Southeast, Fish and Game Department, and the U.S. Forest Service. Details: 463-1500. May 28: Auke Rec circuit race, 11 a.m., start...
Fish Report

...hours than last year. The previous week was 22 hours and the five-year average is 35 hours. Last week, state Fish and Game Department creel samplers did not sample any halibut. This is not to say a few of the flats are not being harvested, but...
Berners group takes 'timeout'

...Russell said. The group is made up of a number of state and federal agencies, including the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Department of Natural Resources, National Marine Fisheries Service, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Forest...
Is something rotten here?

...about it, and that an anticipated run of 8 to 10 million fish turned into a 15 million-plus run. He said the Fish and Game Department had made a survey of fishing plants in Alaska in the spring that showed plenty of capacity. But Austerman said...
Deer season opens Thursday want the easiest hunt, you wait 'til later on," said Matt Kirchhoff, a research biologist for the state Fish and Game Department. Hunters should have about as much luck this year as last. "Deer populations are just about the same as last...


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