21st annual Bald Eagle Fest runs Nov. 9-15 in Haines

...American Bald Eagle Foundation's re-designed aviaries.Throughout the week, experts will speak on topics including mountain goats, bears in the Chilkat Valley, bears' role in seed dispersal, avian anatomy, Tlingit canoe-carving with master...
Early closure to mountain goat hunting season

...announced an early closure to the mountain goat hunting season from Eagle Glacier...The emergency order closed the mountain goat season in this area Oct. 1 at...remaining area of registration mountain goat hunt RG012, the area east of...
Running Wild: Activation dust

...first buds forming on the trees in the spring; or a first thin sheet of ice on puddles in the fall; or a herd of mountain goats along a ridge that had previously felt lifeless - these simple, and in many cases predictable things, can have a...
A Day in the Life of: Chas' Koowu Tla'a Teri Rofkar

...she believes to be the first all mountain goat wool robe - and definitely the first all mountain goat Ravenstail robe - in more than...indicate Baranof Island's unique mountain goat population. She's also making...
On the Trails: As winter falls away, bears, hooters, mountain goats appear again

...waiting for the right moment. The first shoots of skunk cabbage to emerge from the muck were eagerly cropped by deer.Mountain goats are back on the ledges near Nugget Falls. Beavers never really quit working this "winter" but got busy every time...
Portions of Unit 4 closed to mountain goat harvest

...River watersheds to the harvest of mountain goats, according to a release this...for the same dates. Continued mountain goat harvest in these areas would be...long term conservation of the mountain goat population, the release stated...
From gold rush ghost town to migratory delta

...picture after picture as Dave, our pilot, pointed out mining camps, glacial lakes, canyons, forest fire scars and mountain goats.We landed on a rocky dirt airstrip on the hill above Telegraph Creek, an old gold rush town, piled our things...
On the Trails: Strolling in the March sunshine

...Nugget Falls on a blissfully ice-free trail. Two mountain goats were visible on the ledges on the far side of for caribou, up north, and probably also for mountain goats that graze on ground-dwelling lichens and plants near...
Empire Editorial: Alaskans should care about Cecil the Lion

...about the future.Will airlines forbid you from carrying the Dall sheep you took in the Brooks Range? What about the mountain goat you took on Kodiak Island?You may well have harvested the meat from those hunts, but under the rules of these airlines...
Mountain goat hunting closed for part of Unit 1C

The mountain goat hunting season is closing early for both residents and nonresidents...because the guideline harvest level has been met," the order stated.Mountain goat hunting outside of this specific portion of Unit 1C is not affected...


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