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Smuggled turtles intercepted at Anchorage airport

ANCHORAGE - Inspectors with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Service made...officials referred all inquiries about the animals back to the Fish and Wildlife Service.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-22/smuggled-turtles-intercepted-anchorage-
State
Analysis: Southeast wolves aren't subspecies

...as an endangered subspecies. The wolves are currently being considered "endangered" status by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service."The paper, titled "Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Variation of Wolves in Southeast Alaska and Comparison...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-12-12/analysis-southeast-wolves-arent-subs
Outdoors
Groups sue to protect walrus from drilling

...oil exploration off Alaska's northwest coast has a negligible effect on walrus.The groups claim the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has understated the effects of booming seismic airguns, ship traffic and other industrial activity as it promulgated...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-11-11/groups-sue-protect-walrus-drilling
State
To camp or not to camp?

...showed me the facility where they keep the foundation's 12 live animals that are permitted through the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service as educational birds. I asked one of the interns, Samantha Wilson, how she resisted petting the barred owl...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-11-28/camp-or-not-camp
Outdoors
Mild temps mean bears still hanging around

...deck of his Eagle River home.The former U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service employee heard his dogs barking at about 1:30...knows bear habits."As we used to say in the Fish and Wildlife Service, 'Wait until Thanksgiving and then when you...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-11-11/mild-temps-mean-bears-still-hanging-aro
State
35,000 walrus come ashore in northwest Alaska

...Energy Management, the agency that oversees offshore lease sales.Andrea Medeiros, spokeswoman for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, said walrus were first spotted Sept. 13 and have been moving on and off shore. Observers last week saw about...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-01/35000-walrus-come-ashore-northwest-alas
State
Federal agency expresses concern with dam studies

...issues with the data, he wrote.Similar concerns were raised by the Anchorage field supervisor for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.Project spokeswoman Emily Ford said that overall, the Alaska Energy Authority, which is pursuing the project...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-01/federal-agency-expresses-concern-dam-st
State
Alaska refuge proposes killing invasive caribou

...refuge in the central Aleutian Islands.U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service officials say caribou swim from Adak Island...were rejected as expensive or impractical.The Fish and Wildlife Service is taking comments on the proposal through Oct...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-01/alaska-refuge-proposes-killing-invasive
State
Alaska refuge proposes killing invasive caribou

...refuge in the central Aleutian Islands.U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service officials say caribou swim from Adak Island...were rejected as expensive or impractical.The Fish and Wildlife Service is taking comments on the proposal through Oct...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-02/alaska-refuge-proposes-killing-invasive
State
Viking Lumber wins Big Thorne contract, again

Southeast Alaska's last mid-sized mill has been awarded the contract for the Big Thorne timber sale on Prince of Wales Island. The U.S. Forest Service announced Tuesday that Viking Lumber Co. in Klawock is the winner of the sale's stewardship contract.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-02/viking-lumber-wins-big-thorne-contract-
Local

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