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Kenai area's moose populations declining

...moose - about 40 percent less than census findings in the '90s, said Thomas McDonough, a Homer-based Fish and Game research biologist.The two factors culling moose population in 15A, McDonough said, are habitat and predators.In 1969 a forest...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-11-12/kenai-areas-moose-populations-declining
State
Critter cams provide peek into the lives of bears

...scarfing horsetail and dandelions."You're riding around under their chin, seeing what they do," said Fish and Game research biologist Sean Farley, who designed the project. "Now we can say, a bear was here and this is what it was doing...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-05-07/critter-cams-provide-peek-lives-bears
State
State Briefs

...moose crop, half as many as in 2001 and 2002. "That's really as good as we had hoped for," said Fish and Game research biologist Mark Keech. "We thought if we could decrease calf mortality by 50 percent (by removing the bears), that would...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072103/sta_briefs.shtml
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ATVs blamed for damaging fish habitat on Kenai Peninsula

...doing well. Populations of kings, steelhead and Dolly Varden appear to be stable, said Bob Clark, a Fish and Game research biologist. Still, the effects of this kind of habitat damage may not show up for a decade, Weidmer said.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032700/Loc_atv.html
Local
On the Kenai, fishermen paid to release 'hogs'

...go and do his thing," she said. No one knows why Kenai kings grow so large. Alaska Department of Fish and Game research biologist Tim McKinley said some hypothesize that Kenai kings needed to be bigger because they spawn in fast water. Some...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/080105/sta_20050801009.shtml
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Smile, you're on candid bearcam

...making equipment used in biological studies. The company made it at the request of Alaska Department of Fish and Game research biologist Sean Farley. Farley said he hopes to someday use the same camera - or an improved version - to determine exactly...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102702/out_bearcam.shtml
Outdoors
Death from above

...cranes. In the Arctic, eagles are common predators of young caribou calves. Ken Whitten, a retired Fish and Game research biologist, studied calf mortality in the Porcupine Caribou Herd on the North Slope and Coastal Plain in the 1980s. Tens...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/103104/out_20041031034.shtml
Outdoors
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...doing well. Populations of kings, steelhead and Dolly Varden appear to be stable, said Bob Clark, a Fish and Game research biologist. Still, the effects of this kind of habitat damage may not show up for a decade, Weidmer said. Share this...

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