Early closure to mountain goat hunting season

...winters, likely leading to additional deaths. While goats are not isolated in these areas, historical survey data and recent GPS radio collar information suggest little movement between drainages.The emergency order closed the mountain goat season in this...
Beacon leads searchers to stranded hiker

...which sent out an emergency assistance request and broadcast his GPS coordinates.Alaska State Troopers were notified at 8 a.m...said the beacon definitely hastened the search. He said the GPS coordinates provided were relatively accurate."The subject's...
UN agency: Iran's role in nuclear probe meets standards

...cheating.He said the criteria at Parchin included: invasive monitoring by video and still cameras while the sampling took place; GPS tracking of the sampling process; IAEA agreement on where the samples were to be taken; review by unspecified peers of the...
Nation and World
What About West Peak?

...thrash our way to Thane Road the old way. A few checks of the GPS route kept us on course, and we quickly recognized the right...few small corrections. I generally don't like depending on GPS tracks, since I learned map and compass work the old school...
Two pairs of lost hikers located over Labor Day weekend

...Matthew) Hightower with AST had the GPS coordinates that made retrieving the couple...a cellphone and provided troopers their GPS coordinates and a description of their location...programs on cell phones to be able to access GPS coordinates.
North America's tallest mountain gets new name - and height that didn't exist in the earlier survey, such as GPS instruments.The change is part of an ongoing USGS program to...the mountain, with only about half actually succeeding.Using GPS instruments for the latest measurement provided more defined...
Taku Glacier's advance stagnates

...1946.McGee has led the almost-annual GPS surveying efforts at the Taku Glacier terminus...percent of the terminus using high precision GPS, Beedle said. The net terminus gain longer advancing according to JIRP's GPS data - and definitely not as much as in...
Zimbabwe cools off on extraditing Cecil's hunter had killed a treasured animal in July. Cecil was a fixture in Zimbabwe's Hwange National Park and had been fitted with a GPS collar as part of Oxford University lion research.Pursuing Palmer without a concrete case could rattle potential big-paying...
Nation and World
Thunder Mountain traverse - now and then

...a compass and plenty of youthful energy (no smartphones or GPS devices back then). My boyfriend had a fair amount of mountain...trail flagging in a few places and reinforced by a friend's GPS track that she consulted at a few key spots. The thing to keep...
Poor advice from GPS unit leads man into harbor

ANCHORAGE- Poor advice from a car's GPS unit led a man to drive off the ferry in Whittier and straight...Lower 48. He drove off the ferry but after about 400 feet, the GPS unit in the man's car told him to make a hard right turn.Whittier...


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