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Officials urge drivers to be cautious in high moose areas

...moose crash kill" signs on central Kenai Peninsula Highways in areas that have high collision rates, Netschert said.Jeff Selinger, Soldotna-area biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, said moose hug the roadsides for survival...
Kasilof man finds snake in backyard 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 as far up as northern...
Wolf pups plucked from Kenai wildfire

...smoldering debris of the Funny River Horse Trail Wildfire on Tuesday, Alaska Department of Fish and Game Wildlife Biologist Jeff Selinger didn't know what to expect.According to a release from the ADF&G, firefighters who happened upon the scene had...
Some peninsula moose could have long winter

...The overall moose population could suffer if fewer calves are born, Fish and Game Kenai Area Wildlife Biologist Jeff Selinger earlier told the Clarion.McDonough recently spent three weeks recapturing cows in 15A and in unit 15C, which covers...
Kenai road kill a source of data for scientists

...the charity."Since July 1, 94 moose have been hit and killed by vehicles on the Peninsula as of Dec. 28, said Jeff Selinger, Kenai area research biologist for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.The majority of the deaths occur during...
Bear shot on peninsula older than first thought

...was able to jam the spotting scope into the bear's mouth while keeping his family behind him," wildlife biologist Jeff Selinger told the Anchorage Daily News.The bear did charge a few more times."The father and his family deserve to be commended...
Hunters bag 850-pound bear

...and property by two Soldotna hunters last weekend turned out to be a big one. Sound off on the important issues at Jeff Selinger, Soldotna area management biologist with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, received the carcass and its removed...
Biologists seek cause of puncture holes in bear cub

...orphaned along the Russian River. The cub was one of three whose mother was shot to death along the river in July. Jeff Selinger, Kenai area wildlife biologist for Fish and Game, said biologists discovered the bear had "puncture holes" in one...
Kenai bears waking from hibernation

...officials on the Kenai Peninsula have received a couple of reports that bears are waking up and beginning to move around. Jeff Selinger with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game said wake-up varies from year to year, but generally late March to early...
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Biologists warn against giving food to hungry moose

...hard it is for humans to see hungry moose and calves, they should resist the temptation to feed the animals, said Jeff Selinger, a state Department of Fish and Game biologist here. "You'll just kill them quicker that way," he said. Moose...


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