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Sockeye marketers look to pink campaign mapping project, which has since expanded to include the entire state." Add to that habitat mapping, studying winter prey for beluga whales, and working with the Coast Guard to create an area-wide harbor safety committee. Names for CIRCAC seats...
Scientists want new name for mammal-eating orcas

...If whale expert John K.B. Ford has his way, school children one day will study a kind of North Pacific killer whale that preys on warm-blooded creatures - mostly harbor seals and sea lions, but also gray whales and seabirds.They roam as far north...
Repeat sex offender gets 15 years

...Park last summer.Juneau Superior Court Judge Louis Menendez described 50-year-old Gilbert C. Willard as someone who "preys upon the defenseless" and a danger to the public before imposing the 25 year sentence.Ten of those years will be suspended...
Empire Editorial: No gray area for child predators

...what happened to them.We're glad Judge Burgess saw through the smoke and mirrors and imposed the sentence he did. Those who prey on others, whether children or adults, should receive the harshest sentence available by law. There are no shades of gray...
Cotten favorite for Fish and Game Commissioner anyone who can help Alaska achieve a widely-accepted strategy for managing our fish and wildlife, including predator-prey relations, it is Dr. Roland Maw."Board of Game members weighed in to support Maw for an interview."(Maw) does have...
An invitation to prey

...rainforest."They may not be present presently, but we have prey abundance to offer," DeKrey said.The community garden also...hacking" that involves bringing in a clutch of baby birds of prey - generally from a traumatic situation like habitat destroyed...
Off the Beaten Path: Camp-food for thought

...classiness, is quite adaptable for surviving the wilds or high society. Many folks find cooking in the wild challenging. Marketing preys upon this insecurity, creating a tasteless billion-dollar gorp, power bar and freeze-dried food industry that may have...
Wildlife Spy: The scream you can't hear

...high-pitched sounds to track down their insect prey. With their pug-noses and determine the direction and speed of prey.It's thought bats use a combination...Many insect-hunting bats capture flying prey by scooping it up with the membrane between...
Agency proposes critical habitat for ringed seals

...population has proposed 350,000 square miles of ocean off Alaska's north and west coast as critical habitat for the main prey of polar bears.The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced Tuesday that it's proposing critical habitat...

...carriers. Just because."She also noted ravens sledding down hills, teaming up to harass eagles with food and leading wolves to prey so they can share in the feast."Bird brains are actually relatively bigger than ours," Willson said - so bird-brained...


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