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Memo: Low snow could be affecting POW wolf mortality

...reducing suitable habitat both for deer and wolves.As the Empire previously reported, the wolf population in Game Management Unit 2 which includes Prince of Wales, decreased by 60 percent from 2013 to 2014, according to population estimates...
POW's wolf population plummets

...according to a recent U.S. Forest Service briefing paper, leaving only 60 wolves on the island and 89 in the larger game management area - and that's before last season's known harvest of 29 wolves.The decline, says the Forest Service briefing...
Wasilla guide fined for violations in Southeast

...Wildlife Troopers in Juneau for guiding multiple non-resident brown bear hunters in the Tongass National Forest within Game Management Unit 4 near Hoonah without having registered for those guide use areas or without holding any special use permits...
Police and Fire for May 21, 2015

...violation? On May 12, Alaska Wildlife Troopers contacted Jesse Ross, 34, after Ross reported he shot a wolf in Game Management Unit 1C after the season closed. He was cited and the wolf was seized.Indecent exposure? At 9:01 p.m. Tuesday...
Board extends deadline, expands topics for next year's meeting

...control, definitions, emergency taking of game, in game management units. In addition, the board will accept proposals...Proposals requesting changes specific to regions and game management units (except for boundary changes to game managements...
My Turn: Checks and balances of the Board of Education

...and passed a clever way to balance the system: An appointed board for fish management, another appointed board for game management, and an appointed Board of Education. The governor could not have more than four persons from his party on any of...
Lawmaker introduces trio of bills addressing game management

JUNEAU - An Anchorage lawmaker has introduced three bills addressing game management in Alaska.Rep. Andy Josephson's bills would create a new management area near Denali National Park and Preserve where hunting...
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Melee after Kansas State's upset puts spotlight on safety

...said in a statement Tuesday it was reviewing the postgame celebration at Kansas State, but underscored "home team game management is responsible for the implementation of protocols to provide for the safety of all game participants, officials...
Police & Fire for Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015

...Alaska big game transporter license. The investigation revealed Brockman had transported three big game hunters in Game Management Unit 1C at the beginning of the 2014 moose season, and back to Juneau several weeks later. Brockman was issued a...
Science, not politics needed at the Dep't of Fish and Game

As far back as I can remember, Alaska Department of Fish and Game management has equaled politics in Alaska and vice-versa, a trend that has to stop so all Alaskans can realize plentiful populations of...


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