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Zoo plans expansion of polar bear exhibit

ANCHORAGE - The Alaska Zoo plans to upgrade and expand its polar bear exhibit, with work scheduled to begin this summer on the $8 million project.The...
Wolf pups plucked from Kenai wildfire

...orphaned wildlife. By the time the pups arrived in Anchorage, a temporary home and veterinary care were waiting at the Alaska Zoo.According to the news release, the pups are currently in quarantine and their health is being monitored. Initial...
Minnesota to be new home for rescued wolf pups

...Minneapolis-St. Paul.Fish and Game Department spokesman Ken Marsh says the two females and three males will remain at the Alaska Zoo infirmary for now. Zoo officials say the pups were left without food and water for several days during the fire and...
Orphaned polar bear cub getting care in Anchorage

...An orphaned polar cub is making its temporary home at the Alaska Zoo in Anchorage.U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service spokesman...service will eventually place the cub somewhere else since the Alaska Zoo already has two polar bears.Point Lay residents ask...
Polar bear cub prepares for new home in New York

ANCHORAGE - An orphaned polar bear cub that arrived at the Alaska Zoo two months ago will soon depart for a new adventure: meeting another young cub at the Buffalo Zoo.Kali (KUL'-ee) made his...
Orphaned polar bear cub lands at NY zoo back into Point Lay and then got hold of U.S. Fish and Wildlife," said Patrick Lampi, executive director of the Alaska Zoo, which has cared for the bear since.Subsistence hunting is allowed in the area, but hunters aren't allowed to...
Explore Alaska without the pricey excursions

...And if you prefer to see wildlife in a more secured setting, a free shuttle at Fourth and E streets downtown goes to the Alaska Zoo ($12; $6 for kids 3-17). The shuttle will also stops at the Alaska Native Heritage Center, a cultural center...
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New city lobbyist brings extensive state experience

...Associated Builders and Contractors, the Alaska Geriatric Provider Network, the Alaska State Medical Association, the Alaska Zoo, Catholic Community Services (Southeast Alaska), the ExxonMobil Corporation and the Personal Care Attendants Providers...
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Polar bear, wolf vie to be Alaska Zoo 'president'

...candidates? Try Ahpun the polar bear and Denali the wolf.The Alaska Zoo, in what it acknowledges is shameless promotion and...Wednesday.The election is about who will best represent the Alaska Zoo for the next four years, she said."I assure you...
Alaska Digest

...and was closing in on his dog and the calf's mother in his back yard. The grizzly's two cubs were transported to the Alaska Zoo, joining two other cubs and raising the zoo's total to 10 bears. The new additions were clearly traumatized said...


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