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My Turn: A bad predator control plan

...show residents primarily hunt caribou from the Southern Alaska Peninsula herd, which is more easily accessible by boat...populations living on constricted ranges such as the southern Alaska Peninsula and the adjacent Unimak Island. Pioneer caribou...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032811/opi_806547125.shtml
Opinion
My Turn: A bad predator control plan

...show residents primarily hunt caribou from the Southern Alaska Peninsula herd, which is more easily accessible by boat...populations living on constricted ranges such as the southern Alaska Peninsula and the adjacent Unimak Island. Pioneer caribou...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2011-03-27/my-turn-bad-predator-control-plan
Opinion
State: Wolf, bear hunts increasing moose, caribou

...areas in particular as examples of where the program is showing strong results: the Nelchina Basin area and the southern Alaska Peninsula. The program is getting substantive results in the McGrath area, where it began in December 2003. Last winter...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091409/sta_493073236.shtml
Plan to kill wolves inside refuge causes rift

...recently conducted aerial predator control on state land to remove wolves on caribou calving grounds on the southern Alaska Peninsula. Twenty wolves were killed and nearly as many pups were either shot or gassed. The herd is growing, state...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/053110/sta_647098417.shtml
News
My Turn: Wolf control and caribou savings

...Alaska Department of Fish and Game to protect the Southern Alaska Peninsula caribou herd. Over the past decade, this caribou...implemented with specific goals in mind. For the Southern Alaska Peninsula caribou herd, as a result of this spring's...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081708/opi_319644370.shtml
Predator control program OK'd for southern Alaska Peninsula

...has approved a predator control program on the southern Alaska Peninsula to help a declining caribou herd. Board chairman...The board approved removing wolves near the southern Alaska Peninsula calving grounds. The department will use a helicopter...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030908/out_255333124.shtml
Helicopter wolf-kills help caribou calves

...place earlier this year saved caribou, especially young caribou, from being eaten alive. Fall surveys of the Southern Alaska Peninsula caribou herd completed in October found an average of 39 calves per 100 cows. That's a dramatic improvement...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/111308/sta_355570972.shtml
Biologists kill wolf pups to boost caribou herd

...killings to halt a "precipitous decline" in the Southern Alaska Peninsula Caribou Herd. The herd has declined from an...around what has been a precipitous decline in the Southern Alaska Peninsula Caribou Herd; doing that involved removing wolves...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/072008/sta_306888209.shtml
State faces backlash for killing pups

...biologists in March to kill wolves if necessary on the southern Alaska Peninsula. They shot 14 wolves from a helicopter. Once...them to die slowly. State biologists say the southern Alaska Peninsula caribou herd is in trouble, citing calf survival...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081108/sta_317296976.shtml
Zoo not called before wolf pup killing

...about wolf pup placements. Department of Fish and Game biologists killed 28 wolves in early June to save the Southern Alaska Peninsula caribou herd, which has had very low calf survival in recent years. They've claimed success so far; calf...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/082108/sta_321420996.shtml

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