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Analysis: Southeast wolves aren't subspecies

Southeast Alaska's wolves aren't as unique as some may think, according to a new scientific report published.

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-12-12/analysis-southeast-wolves-arent-subs
Outdoors
To camp or not to camp?

There was no question in my mind that I wanted to camp overnight in Haines during my one-night stay there Nov. 15 to cover the American Bald Eagle Festival. Doubt soon began to creep in.

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-11-28/camp-or-not-camp
Outdoors
Groups sue to protect walrus from drilling

...concludes oil exploration off Alaska's northwest coast has a negligible effect on walrus.The groups claim the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has understated the effects of booming seismic airguns, ship traffic and other industrial activity as it...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-11-11/groups-sue-protect-walrus-drilling
State
Mild temps mean bears still hanging around

ANCHORAGE - Bruce Batten was surprised to see an unseasonable visitor on the second-floor deck of his Eagle River home. The former U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service employee heard his dogs barking at about 1:30 a.m. Friday.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-11-11/mild-temps-mean-bears-still-hanging-aro
State
35,000 walrus come ashore in northwest Alaska

ANCHORAGE - Pacific walrus that can't find sea ice for resting in Arctic waters are coming ashore in record numbers on a beach in northwest Alaska.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-01/35000-walrus-come-ashore-northwest-alas
State
Federal agency expresses concern with dam studies

...current issues with the data, he wrote.Similar concerns were raised by the Anchorage field supervisor for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.Project spokeswoman Emily Ford said that overall, the Alaska Energy Authority, which is pursuing the project...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-01/federal-agency-expresses-concern-dam-st
State
Alaska refuge proposes killing invasive caribou

A federal agency is considering lethal measures to protect an Alaska island refuge from an invasive species - caribou.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-01/alaska-refuge-proposes-killing-invasive
State
Tern colonies failed this year near Mendenhall, South Sawyer glaciers

Arctic terns may fly thousands of miles north to the same Southeast Alaskan nesting area year after year, but their colonies are not always successful.

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-09-19/tern-colonies-failed-year-near-mende
Outdoors
State claims 20,000 acres on edge of ANWR

Alaska is laying claim to a sliver of what the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service thinks is the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge along the northwest boundary of the refuge.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-29/state-claims-20000-acres-edge-anwr
State
Alaska refuge proposes killing invasive caribou

ANCHORAGE - A federal agency is considering lethal measures to protect an Alaska island refuge from an invasive species - caribou. The big game animals are a popular target for Alaska hunters.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-10-02/alaska-refuge-proposes-killing-invasive
State

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