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Alaska Editorial: Relocating bears doesn't change people's behavior

...and generally become bear aware to prevent similar situations in the future.As to the bears themselves, Fish and Game spokesman Ken Marsh told KTUU that black bears are difficult to relocate because they tend to either return to their place of...
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Hope restricts tents after bears ravage campground

...bears were the same ones relocated from Anchorage at Gov. Bill Walker's request. But Alaska Department of Fish and Game spokesman Ken Marsh said the campground's host spotted the tracking collars that had been strapped to the relocated bears...
Porcupines likely Alaska's no. 1 roadkill

...carcasses lining the road."What you saw along the Sterling Highway is probably not unusual for that region," Fish and Game spokesman Ken Marsh said. "Over the last 40 years, I have also observed what sometimes seems to be a disproportionate number...
Biologists to study caribou response to fires

...and the Talkeetna Mountains to the east. "It's an area about the size of Indiana," said Department of Fish and Game spokesman Bruce Bartley. During the last decade, the animals have crossed the Alaska Range and walked north and east of Tok...
Humpback whale dies in research vessel net

...the 58-foot research vessel's net while it was conducting herring research, said Alaska Department of Fish and Game spokesman Tim Barry. Humpback whales are an endangered species protected under several federal laws. The Fish and Game vessel...
State's wolf-control program continues

...issued for the area west of Anchorage. Those hunters can take to the air beginning Wednesday, according to Fish and Game spokesman Bruce Bartley. After being chased around by hunters in airplanes last winter, the McGrath and Nelchina wolves will...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...the detriment of the public. ``The Alaskan oil industry may have a new name, but it's still the same dirty game,'' spokesman Iain MacGill said in a news release. Share this page: Print Email Archives Cooperation and competition aren't...
Crab fishery to shut down early

...based on a survey completed in June. "This is a major closure for the fishery, and it's significant," Fish and Game spokesman Al Tingley said. "It's the result of information we've had and the status of the fishery. We just want to get...
Wolf control halted in Nelchina Basin

...We're pretty much into maintenance mode now, where we're basically taking the annual production," Fish and Game spokesman Bruce Bartley said. This is the second year in a row the estimated wolf population in the unit has been reduced to...
State puts bounty on wolves to boost predator control

...wolf pelt they could sell, usually for somewhere between $200 and $300, Bruce Bartley, Department of Fish and Game spokesman, told the Anchorage Daily News. Vox Box VOICE YOUR THOUGHTS Should the state offer incentives to kill wolves? Post...


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