Alaska's popular walrus cam streams again after a decade

...Fish and Game worked with a private donor in 2005 to stream images from Round Island, part of the Walrus Islands State Game Sanctuary. The feed was sent over the Internet and featured at the Alaska SeaLife Center in Seward, another donor this year, where...
JBS fetes 25 years with Bach trifecta

...throughout our lives. But there is more.It lives on, its tempo upbeat. Mighty. Clashing through the chambers of small sanctuaries such as Holy Trinity or the Shrine of St. Therese where the Juneau Bach Society, after 25 years, brings it to life with...
Senate passes resolution opposing Aleutians marine sanctuary

...Legislature has passed a resolution opposing a new marine sanctuary in the Aleutian Islands.Public Employees for Environmental...petitioned the National Marine Fisheries Service to create a sanctuary of 554,000 square nautical miles in waters near the Alaska...
Smuggled turtles intercepted at Anchorage airport

...according to NMRMA's director of living collections, Andy Allison. Allison said his museum is working with other animal sanctuaries to take in more of the turtles."In Iowa, Blanding's turtles and wood turtles are threatened because of habitat issues...
Photo: Fortress of the Bear

Fortress of the Bear resident brown bear Toby waves as her two siblings play with the bear sanctuary's original resident bears, Chaik and Killisnoo, Friday morning. Last week the bears' separate one-acre habitats were linked...
JSO review: Showcase of musical stars

...offering, I was pleasantly surprised to find that all of the spaces in the parking lot had been taken. That suggested a full sanctuary, and, indeed, an enthusiastic audience was gathered to enjoy an exceptional performance.I'd been told how very well...
Young male wolf found dead in Denali, cable snare on neck

...Daily News-Miner reported.The wolf wore a radio collar, and it was found with a cable snare around its neck south of the Sanctuary River last month. The radio collar may have prevented immediate strangulation and allowed the wolf to escape the trap's...
Applications for McNeil River bear viewing permits due March 1

...The application deadline for lottery permits to visit Alaska's premier brown bear viewing site at McNeil River State Game Sanctuary is fast approaching, according to a release this week from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game. Online applications must...
Letter to the Editor: Funding cuts hit Round Island research

...additional information from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game (ADF&G) regarding plans for the Walrus Islands State Game Sanctuary. Funding for department staff at Round Island was not included in last year's budget and has not been proposed to be restored...
Infographic: Update: 29th Legislature Scoreboard

...president, it may also include a proposed Alaska constitutional amendment.HJR 7: There should not be a National Marine Sanctuary covering most of the Aleutian Islands.HJR 19: This proposes a constitutional amendment that would limit spending from the...
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