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Viking Lumber wins Big Thorne contract, again release, which states ample deer population is crucial to a sustained, healthy wolf population and local subsistence hunters.The court ordered the Forest Service to reconfigure the sales completely under either the 1997 or 2008 plan before...
My Turn: Muskoxen are a conservation success

...increased hunting and predator pressure. Among other things, muskoxen provide an alternative source of protein for subsistence hunters' families and generate a small industry and economy among Alaska Native guides. Muskoxen are also valued for...
Oscar P. Olsen

...and fish. He was known for his knowledge and experience, which he freely shared with others. He was a skilled subsistence hunter and gatherer and was a great provider.He was preceded in death by his wife, Emma, son Eric Olsen, stepson Fred...
Predator-control effort aims to boost moose

...wildlife biologists have again killed dozens of bears in an effort to increase the number of available moose for subsistence hunters in part of the western Interior.The Department of Fish and Game said it's too early to draw firm conclusions...
Ammunition shortage reaches rural Alaska

NOME - A shortage of ammunition in the bush is starting to affect Alaska subsistence hunters.The Native Store in Gambell on Saint Lawrence Island has had trouble keeping popular ammunition in stock for hunters trying to...
Judges say Arctic offshore lease sale was flawed

...drilling's possible effects on polar bears, walrus, ice seals, endangered whales and coastlines used by Alaska Native subsistence hunters."President Obama now has the chance to do right by the Arctic and the planet by keeping oil drilling out of...
State | AK legislature
Overfishing charges reinstated against Kookesh, others an initiative on the ballot to repeal the 1978 Subsistence Act, which had established a priority for rural subsistence hunters and fishers when stocks were scarce.The initiative was unsuccessful, but that same year Anchorage hunter Sam...
Student Sports Profile

...hunting with my family. I think living in Alaska it is important to know how to shoot because we have lots of subsistence hunters. I just like it. I have been shooting since third grade. I have gone hunting a lot but I haven't gotten anything...
Life imitates Art (of Place)

...and their eggs are also favorites of whales, seals, sea lions, other fish and birds.Roby pointed out that subsistence hunters, fishers and gatherers are conscious of their consumption. John said they use all parts of the animals they harvest...
Native poet tries crowdsourcing to visit King Island ghost village

...last inhabitants of King Island. Her father moved the family to Nome when he learned he was dying of cancer. A subsistence hunter, he was worried about leaving them without a provider after his death. Alvanna-Stimpfle, who was born several...


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