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East Glacier Trail opens; users cautioned about bear activity

...of the Visitor Center, in a release. "Give bears plenty of space, do not approach them, back away if necessary, don't let them obtain any food or beverage, and keep your dog leashed," said Stephanie Sell, ADF&G Area Biologist.
Near encounters with defensive bear close popular Mendenhall Glacier trail

...Mendenhall Glacier before, he said, an assertion backed up by Alaska Department of Fish and Game area biologist Stephanie Sell."This particular family group has had several negative interactions involving dogs off leash in the Dredge Lakes...
Motorcyclist, bear collide on Glacier Highway

...Alaska Wildlife Troopers, meanwhile, were notified of the crash and responded to the scene. ADF&G Area Biologist Stephanie Sell said they had only anticipated picking up the bear's remains for disposal, but then they noticed the bear had bald...
Bears stir with early thaw

...of a man's truck parked in Auke Bay, where garbage was left unattended."Totally his fault and he knew it," Stephanie Sell, an area biologist with the Alaska Department of Fish & Game, said of the vehicle owner during a Thursday phone...
Deer outlook, reports positive

...reported good body sizes on the deer. They're in good, healthy shape."Juneau-based ADF&G wildlife biologist Stephanie Sell said the department tends not to know anything official until later in the year. Colloquially, hunters have mentioned...
Freezer raiders are claws for alarm

...The meat will be donated to a charity of the troopers' choosing.Alaska Department of Fish and Game Area biologist Stephanie Sell urged Juneau homeowners to be responsible by adequately securing bear attractants, such as food and garbage. Bears...
Pair of unusual dog injuries raises more questions than answers

...two dogs have been attacked and bitten under strange circumstances.Alaska Department of Fish and Game biologist Stephanie Sell said during the last week of February, a man reported a wolf attacked his dog on the Mendenhall wetlands. He said...
Brown bear scare: Bruin spotted in valley

...morning outdoor recess, according to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.Assistant Area Management Biologist Stephanie Sell said it was the second sighting of the bruin this week - on Monday it was roving trails near the Brotherhood Bridge...
Brown bear killed crossing Glacier Highway the local Fish and Game office, where its carcass has already been disposed of.Fish and Game area biologist Stephanie Sell said the bear was young - probably between two and four years old. It was a male. She said they salvaged its hide...
UAS attracts student scientists in the summer's like to study Alaska's environment with the University of Alaska Southeast this summer. For Anchorage native Stephanie Sell, that included a month camped on the Arctic's iced-up Beaufort Sea studying ringed seals that ended with a heart-pounding...


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