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My Turn: Protection for wolves indirect, speculative

...wolf population viability on Prince of Wales Island (Game Unit 2). The newly named "Alexander Archipelago Wolf" is...hunting - account for 87 percent of wolf mortality on Game Unit 2, where the Big Thorne Project is located. Four bucks...
Hunting group takes aim at black bears

...many black bears as possible in a game unit west of Anchorage. The nonprofit...control, which is under way in the game unit. "In a lot of situations, when...reduce the number of bears in the game unit. The bears kill spring calves before...
State to kill wolves on Kenai Peninsula game unit

KENAI - The Alaska Department of Fish and Game is moving forward with plans to shoot wolves from helicopters in a portion of the Kenai Peninsula, but an assistant area biologist says moose numbers are not likely to increase because the area lacks winter forage.The Peninsula Clarion reports state "intensive management" will take place on 83 square miles of Unit 15A between November and March. No firm date has been picked, said Jason Herreman, Fish and Game assistant area biologist for the peninsula.
Predator control program takes aim at black bears

...000-square-mile area known as Game Unit 16 across Cook Inlet from Anchorage. Hunters in the game unit currently are allowed three black...also are more black bears in the game unit, he said. Residents in the remote...
Hunting report

...Some 30 goats have been taken so far this season in Game Unit 1-C, the mainland area around Juneau, which the area Sept. 1, which is earlier than usual. In Game Unit 1-D, the Haines-Skagway area, 14 goats have been...
Hunting of wolves may start this winter

...300-square-mile area known as Game Unit 19D. "Our goal is to eliminate...animals. The northeast end of the game unit is near the boundary of Denali National...packs that occasionally move into the game unit. Wolves will not be killed in those...
Game board gets report on hunt with new rules

...villages. Becky Schwanke with the Division of Wildlife Conservation says it looks like numbers for both moose and caribou in Game Unit 13 are under what was available to hunters, and that's a good thing. She says a bad thing is the number of hunters...
Southeast seining would make for an exciting photo opportunity, I talked with crewmembers and called the Alaska Department of Fish & Game.Unit 12, the Juneau management area, was scheduled to open the morning of Thursday, July 14, and close the evening of...
Game Board delays vote

...Fish and Game proposed expanding west to an area between Aniak and Stony River.Wolf control has been conducted in the game unit since 2004 to aid the moose population, and wolf numbers have been reduced by at least 60 percent since 2005.The result...
Police and Fire

...debit cards, pictures and $1,000 in cash. Found property: A 41-year-old man reported finding a hand-held video game unit at 3:36 p.m. Tuesday near Mendenhall Boulevard and Dogwood Lane. Underage drinking: Police cited a 19-year-old...


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