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Harbor seal pup returns to wild

...someone (not the Ryans) who found the pup before its capture.The minimum weight for a seal to be released back into the wild is 25 kilograms (more than 50 pounds). This seal passed that standard with flying colors: He more than 30 kilograms...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-08-29/harbor-seal-pup-returns-wild
Outdoors
'Into the Wild' hunter killed by authorities

...over the weekend was a moose hunter who found the body of a young wanderer whose story was featured in the movie "Into the Wild," his nephew said Friday.Gordon Samel was shot Sunday night after he backed his pickup toward a Wasilla police...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-03-17/wild-hunter-killed-authorities
State
Seal pup separated from mother, relocated

...Auke Bay boat ramp area last week, and now will be trained to live on its own in captivity before being released back into the wild.Officials from the Alaska region of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration determined the pup was in...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-05-27/seal-pup-separated-mother-relocated
Local
'Frankenfish' labeling admendment advanced by Congressional committee

Alaska's Republican Senator got a special kind of birthday present Thursday when her "Frankenfish" amendment was added to the 2015 Agriculture spending bill by a congressional committee.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-23/frankenfish-labeling-admendment-advance
State | Local
Man killed by authorities 'Into the wild' hunter

...over the weekend was a moose hunter who found the body of a young wanderer whose story was featured in the movie "Into the Wild," his nephew said Friday.Gordon Samel was shot Sunday night after he backed his pickup toward a Wasilla police...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-03-14/man-killed-authorities-wild-hunter
State
Injured bald eagles recovering in Anchorage

...really pretty lucky, considering," Higgs said.Higgs said that once the birds are recovered, they will be released into the wild on the mainland, near other eagles and a healthy source of food. Their release will likely happen next fall.The...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-12-16/injured-bald-eagles-recovering-anchorag
State
Bear cub settling in at new Sitka home

...Smokey - and it's a big undertaking. Now that she's here, she's here for life - she can't be released back into the wild, and black bears can live up to 20 years in captivity, Kinnear says. This winter, the Fortress will have to build...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-11-04/bear-cub-settling-new-sitka-home
State
"Bear on a Wet Tin Roof": The story behind the video

...ultimately euthanized by gun shot a short time later when officials realized it was the same bear that had been relocated into the wild earlier this summer. It had returned to the downtown area and had entered a yogurt shop and a grocery store's parking...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-09-21/bear-wet-tin-roof-story-behind-video
Local
Alaska editorial: Bears considering

...more solutions.Ketchikan Pulp Co. used to assist in the transport of nuisance bears out of the community and back into the wild. That helped for a while. But the bears are coming back in force. Without a KPC helicopter and the help of the Alaska...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2012-10-09/alaska-editorial-bears-considering
Opinion
Fast-growing fish may never wind up on your plate

...wary of tinkering with the genes of living animals. They say the risk is too great that modified organisms can escape into the wild and breed with native species. Not that we don't already eat genetically altered animals. Researchers say the centuries-old...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-12-05/fast-growing-fish-may-never-wind-your-p
State

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