Judge hears arguments over ANWR exploration

...ANWR's potential in 1987.Schechter said the state believes the federal law still allows for exploration done under U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service regulations, as is the case in other many other national wildlife refuges that are not designated...
Prosecutors dismiss case against woman who freed eagle from trap

...Tiernan then contacted the raptor specialist with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, which sent its carcass to a repository...never received a call from the Juneau Raptor Center or the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and were unaware the case involved...
Trap snares eagle and the woman who says she freed it

...was euthanized.Lewis said by phone Tuesday that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife law enforcement division did not investigate...Repository near Denver, Colorado. The repository is a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service-run organization that distributes...
Haines guide sentenced for guiding violation

...many letters of support that were written and submitted to the judge.On the other side, Alaska Wildlife Troopers and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service officials sat behind the prosecutors table.The maximum punishment Katzeek could have faced for...
Analysis: Southeast wolves aren't subspecies

...of Wales Island as an endangered subspecies. The wolves are currently being considered "endangered" status by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service."The paper, titled "Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Variation of Wolves in Southeast Alaska...
Smuggled turtles intercepted at Anchorage airport

ANCHORAGE - Inspectors with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Service made an unusual discovery at Ted Stevens Anchorage International...
Groups sue to protect walrus from drilling

...that 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...
To camp or not to camp?

...McRoberts showed me the facility where they keep the foundation's 12 live animals that are permitted through the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service as educational birds. I asked one of the interns, Samantha Wilson, how she resisted petting...
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...originally offered in a 2011 lease sale and bid on.The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service maps have also shown this acreage...
Mild temps mean bears still hanging around

...second-floor deck of his Eagle River home.The former U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service employee heard his dogs barking at...for a few more weeks, he said.Batten retired from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in 1998 and knows bear habits...


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