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Controversy lingers over Moose Mamas' mission to raise orphaned calves

...board of directors are former AMF members.It's unclear where the Alaska Moose Federation stands. Executive director Gary Olson declined to comment when reached last week, saying he had resigned from the organization. Robert "Moose" Henrich...
Moose retrieval program gets local aid

...word of the funding denial and went from a 24 hours service to an "on call" service.The organization's founder, Gary Olson, said in June that the group wanted individual communities to fund the trucks so the moose federation could continue...
Kenai road kill a source of data for scientists

...said, "because everybody says they'll do it, but they don't answer their phone."It was also dangerous, said Gary Olson, AMF founder and executive director. He said one time, in Anchorage, two grandmothers were learning to butcher a...
Troopers ask for help to pick up moose roadkill

...mothballed its salvage program in Anchorage this winter. "Our trucks are parked with a foot of snow on them," AMF director Gary Olson in Anchorage said. The nonprofit organization was hoping to begin picking up moose killed on Fairbanks-area roads...
Federal board won't govern SE marine waters

...for limited resources," Casipit said. At Redoubt Lake, most subsistence users dipnet salmon at a waterfall, said Gary Olson, a Sitka tribal council member. But just outside the lake, in Redoubt Bay, sport fishermen are taking salmon headed...
State rejects plan to move orphaned moose to Bush

...increase moose populations in part to feed rural families, won't submit any more proposals until Robus retires, said Gary Olson, chairman. "He doesn't see its merits, so it's a moot point," Olson said. Robus, who retires in August...
Northwest Digest

...federation ANCHORAGE - A moose conservation group that rescued an orphaned calf is under investigation, its chairman said. Gary Olson of the Alaska Moose Federation said he and a veterinarian who treated the moose received a call this week from an investigating...
Northwest Digest

...inside it. The suspect then went into the garage, broke windows out of the second vehicle and fell asleep inside. Gary Olson Jr., 20, of Anchorage, was arrested. He was charged with burglary, two counts of theft involving a weapon and two...
Moose salvage program in fiscal jeopardy

...Peninsula last year alone.But the program has been scaled back since April, when the request was denied.Founder Gary Olson says if funding can't be found by October, the program will end.The need for the program's services usually slows...
Bad year for moose population

...of Fish and Game's Palmer offices. The last number he'd heard was 269 - one less than the usual season average.Gary Olson, the executive director of the Alaska Moose Federation, which responds to calls from Alaska State Troopers to remove...


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