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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...
Sitka blacktail deer lure hunters to the alpine

...and Game wants to prevent hunters who visit multiple game units from bagging more deer than allowable in a unit with...Southeast Alaska each year. Most of the hunting in the game unit that includes Juneau occurs on Douglas Island, Larsen...
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...
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...
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...
No-Snow Hunting

...doesn't follow that pattern, you'll be less likely to pass the behavior along." Deer hunting closes Dec. 31 for state game unit 1-C, which includes mainland areas around Juneau, plus Douglas, Lincoln and Shelter islands. The same is true for...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...and a hunting ban would be imposed on 750 square miles of prime moose habitat that supports about half the moose in the game unit. The population there was knocked down -- possibly because of a series of harsh winters in the early 1990s -- and will...
Kuskokwim group asks state for permission to kill wolf pups in dens

...former chairman of Central Kuskokwim Advisory Committee. Last year's poor aerial wolf-kill and trapping season in Game Unit 19A, located around Aniak, is factoring into concerns that wolf numbers are rebounding, he said. Aerial gunners and...
Subsistence hunters object to land opening

...area encompassing the Yukon and Kuskokwim drainages. An estimated 4,000 moose have been counted along the Yukon in the game unit, with the biggest growth in the area where villagers stopped hunting, said Phil Perry, the state's area management...
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...


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