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Musk oxen seen between Bethel, villages

...between Bethel and three villages, prompting a state wildlife biologist to recommend that people traveling on trails...Nunapitchuk, Atmautluak and Kasigluk, KYUK reported.State wildlife biologist Patrick Jones in Bethel warned that people should...
Too-tame moose might have to go

ANCHORAGE - Anchorage's state wildlife biologist was exasperated after a man approached a moose to scratch its ears for about 15 minutes. State wildlife biologist Rick Sinnott said the moose will have to be killed...
Louisiana black bear takes his leave

...Carmouche said that because the bear had walked in and out of the trap without stepping on the trigger plate, state wildlife biologist Ken Moreau had fixed a rope to pull the door down.About an hour after Moreau left Monday, Carmouche said...
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Troopers investigating bear shooting in Sitka

...The bear was found about 35 yards from a home, near where it was shot by someone called in by neighbors.State wildlife biologist Phil Mooney said the bear was a male, probably between 3 and 4 years old.Mooney said the bear had been in...
Musk oxen seen around Bethel area

...have been reported, but some people have gotten too close with motor vehicles, according to Patrick Jones, a state wildlife biologist.The strong curiosity among locals prompted Alaska State Troopers to issue a musk oxen safety advisory on Tuesday...
Girdwood students learn about wildlife careers

...musk ox, wood bison and a porcupine named Snickers.But which one wore the radio collar?Kim King Jones, a state wildlife biologist in Palmer, told students how she uses tracking to study the habitats, movements and life spans of moose and...
Killer bears and lemming suicide: Busting myths about Alaska animals

...scene-by-scene in 1983. I asked several Alaska experts about it for an article I wrote a few years ago. State wildlife biologist Thomas McDonough said they had to get the idea from somewhere, and he thinks Disney confused dispersal with...
Bear activity reported from Anchorage to Sitka

...time police arrived, the bear was gone. Wildlife officials tracked and killed it for exhibiting bad behavior.State wildlife biologist Phil Mooney said the bear prowling in the afternoon and breaking into an occupied residence made it a danger...
Bear thunders into arctic entryway

The local state wildlife biologist has told Juneau police officers he would support shooting the bear that broke into a Mendenhall Valley arctic entryway early Friday...
Are we ready to prevent garbage bears?

On a quiet day, state wildlife biologist Neil Barten responds to 10 to 15 calls from Juneau residents. On a busy day, there'll be 30 or more from every section of Juneau...


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