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Kasilof man finds snake in backyard

...however, is not as far-fetched in southcentral Alaska as some might think, according to Alaska Fish and Game Wildlife biologist Jeff Selinger. The common garter snake is the only species of snake found in Alaska, he said. It can be found...
Black bear still awake, patrolling downtown

...It ran underneath a staircase and stayed there as she and Watson walked home.Alaska Department of Fish and Game Wildlife Biologist Ryan Scott said around New Years ADF&G got a call from the Juneau Police Department letting them know about...
Sitka man faces poison charges

...Vicky Vosburg suspected they had been poisoned.Golf course officials had earlier complained to Alaska Fish and Game wildlife biologist Phil Mooney that bears were ripping up ball cups on the practice green at the course.Mooney put up a live trap...
Local woman tells of bear encounter

...from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game responded to the 911 call from the neighbor. One of them, Fish and Game wildlife biologist Ryan Scott, said in a phone interview Tuesday that they searched for the bear but were unable to find it. He...
Critter cams provide peek into the lives of bears

...person in the yard. The bear quietly slips away without the person ever knowing it was there."The more we know about bears here in urban areas the better we are at managing them," said Fish and Game wildlife biologist Jessy Coltrane.
Bear makes surprise visit to Alaskan Bar Monday

...few seconds before leaving and walking back down Franklin Street.Ryan Scott, Alaska Department of Fish and Game wildlife biologist, said the department was not contacted about the bear. ADF&G often responds to bear-human interactions in...
Close encounters with bears

...brush-covered hillside. The berry crop isn't good this year and neighborhood garbage is a draw, state Fish and Game wildlife biologist Neil Barten said. "It's worse than other parts of town because of behavior of people around bears," he said...
El Nino phenomenon and climate prediction Juneau. Southeast Wild is provided by the Juneau Audubon Society. Anne Post, Alaska Department of Fish & Game wildlife biologist and Pack Creek manager, will talk about the bears and other wildlife of Pack Creek at Juneau Audubon Society...
Group seeks to ramp up wolf hunting

...only in a limited portion of Alaska. Opponents of the proposals, which includes conservationists and Fish and Game wildlife biologists, contend that moose populations are stable, particularly in the Chilkat Valley area. They also say that initiating...
Game Board to decide on bear hunting

...Game members are expected to start the meeting Friday with personal ethics disclosures. Department of Fish and Game wildlife biologists will then deliver their report, which includes recommended actions for all 47 proposals. Members of the public...


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