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State limits wolf harvest the area dropped from 221 wolves in fall 2013 to 89 wolves in autumn 2014.Ryan Scott, the Southeast Alaska regional supervisor of the department's Division of Wildlife Conservation said it will be difficult to monitor the federal subsistence...
Rampant Rabbits: Invasive, feral rabbits overrun Valley Neighborhood

...word that somebody had spotted a bear between Gee Street and Long Run Drive in the valley. The department's Regional Supervisor, Ryan Scott, and a coworker responded to the call. They weren't able to find the bear, but what they found...
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Federal regulators pull back Arctic offshore lease sales

...term needs to be extended."In denying the extension, the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement's regional supervisor for field operations, Kevin Pendergast, said Shell had not met the criteria to extend its leases, including...
Memo: Low snow could be affecting POW wolf mortality

...2014 estimate contributed to the lower estimate," wrote research biologist Gretchen Roffler in a memorandum to regional supervisor Ryan Scott. "Other factors that may have reduced wolf numbers include, decreases in deer abundance, availability...
POW's wolf population plummets

...the area has also declined significantly, from 50 percent in 2013 to 25 percent in 2014's sample population.Regional Supervisor for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game Division of Wildlife Conservation Ryan Scott said ADF&G, which is...
Spring Bear Season Opens

...across Southeast Alaska.Permits are available online and at Alaska Department of Fish and Game offices, said Regional Supervisor of the Division of Wildlife Conservation Ryan Scott. Unit 4, which is one of the more popular brown bear hunting...
The story behind the return of the wood bison

...staff members Bob Stephenson (who conceived the project in 1992 and spent decades developing it), David James (regional supervisor who kept the project alive for 19 years), the late Randy Rogers (lead planner for many years), Rita St. Louis...
From field to freezer

...learn a greater respect for the meat they buy at the grocery store.In the three-hour class, Southeast Wildlife Regional Supervisor Doug Larsen and Wendy Larsen went over everything from knives to freezer paper as they taught students how to harvest...
Alaska court rules bison can roam freely on Kodiak

...gargantuan bears.Then in the 1990s, the ranchers turned to bison as an alternative, according to Larry Van Daele, a regional supervisor for the state Department of Fish and Game.There was one problem: "Bison are not just bear-resistant, they're...
Pike poisoning begins in Soldotna waterways being treated."This will begin the process of restoring fish populations to the drainage," Fish and Game regional supervisor Tom Vania said recently in a presentation to the Alaska Board of Fisheries.Plans also call for treating in 2017...


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