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Homer residents look to stop local beach abuse

...Maritime National Wildlife Refuge, but refuge officials are looking at applying refuge rules to that property, said refuge manager Steve Delehanty. The refuge prefers to work with the city in addressing issues about beach use."We want to provide...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-14/homer-residents-look-stop-local-beach-a
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Alaska refuge proposes killing invasive caribou

...in 2012 and up to 15 more may be on the island. Kagalaska is a wilderness area and caribou would alter it, said refuge manager Steve Delehanty."Things that belong out there ought to stay out there as much as possible," he said by phone...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-01/alaska-refuge-proposes-killing-invasive
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Construction continues on Kenai visitors center

...opening date projected for after January 1, 2015. The opening has been pushed back after some small setbacks, said Refuge Manager Andy Loranger.Originally the plan was to open the doors to the public in late September or early October, Loranger...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-09-09/construction-continues-kenai-visitors-c
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Temporary brown-bear hunting closure opposed

...the season opens Sept. 1 to give the population a chance to recover.Using state data from the last two decades, refuge manager Andy Loranger said the population of brown bears has declined 18 percent on the Kenai Peninsula because of human-caused...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-09-01/temporary-brown-bear-hunting-closure-op
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Alaska refuge proposes killing invasive caribou

...in 2012 and up to 15 more may be on the island. Kagalaska is a wilderness area and caribou would alter it, said refuge manager Steve Delehanty."Things that belong out there ought to stay out there as much as possible," he said by phone...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-02/alaska-refuge-proposes-killing-invasive
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Kenai bear protection at center of battle

...year, 1,256 hunters signed up and killed the record 46 bears, he said.On Oct. 25, Kenai National Wildlife Refuge manager Andy Loranger announced a 30-day moratorium on sport hunting in the refuge starting the next day.Fish and Wildlife...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-12-08/kenai-bear-protection-center-battle
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42 kids learn how to be game wardens

...as she glanced up at Andy Loranger, Kenai Wildlife Refuge Manager - squinting in the noon sunlight."What are you...identifying birds and big game while learning how refuge managers and enforcement officers do their jobs."So, it's...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-05-12/42-kids-learn-how-be-game-wardens
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New wildlife refuge visitor center taking shape

...With more than one million annual visitors, the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge sees the most visitors in the state, Refuge Manager Andy Loranger said. The current center is 34 years old and will be renovated into offices for the 36 refuge employees...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-01-19/new-wildlife-refuge-visitor-center-taki
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Beloved tree damaged by beetles

...forester who examined the tree and diagnosed it with a bad case of spruce bark beetles."This is not a healthy tree," refuge manager Cathie Harms with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game said on Wednesday as she stood looking up at the big conifer...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-08-09/beloved-tree-damaged-beetles
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Agency halts grizzly hunting in Kenai refuge

...the agency said.The entire population on the peninsula was 624, according to the best estimate available, said refuge manager Andy Loranger."This level of mortality is not scientifically sustainable," Loranger said.A state wildlife official...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-10-27/agency-halts-grizzly-hunting-kenai-refu
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