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City mulls fence regs to protect moose

...the Alaska Dispatch News reported. But state wildlife biologists say moose get caught up, or gored by the tips...criticism.Alaska Department of Fish and Game Wildlife Biologist Jessy Coltrane shot down two moose calves impaled...
Soldier mauled by bear was wearing Army protective gear

...neck.There's no way of telling if the same bear was involved in Sunday's attack, said Jessy Coltrane, a wildlife biologist with Alaska Department of Fish and Game, which also responded to the latest encounter. Coltrane said genetic material...
Got unwanted musk oxen? Try bear urine to ward them off

...the large shaggy animals are seeking refuge in Nome because of brown bears, Alaska Department of Fish and Game wildlife biologist Tony Gorn told KNOM."We routinely, almost daily now, move musk ox. But then they come back," Gorn said...
Former volunteer named Sitka District ranger

...Oregon.Edwards then moved to Sitka and the Tongass National Forest, where he has held the jobs of fisheries and wildlife biologist, and his current post in ecosystem management."I read Jack London, and I was infatuated with Alaska," he...
Bear activity reported from Anchorage to Sitka

...police arrived, the bear was gone. Wildlife officials tracked and killed it for exhibiting bad behavior.State wildlife biologist Phil Mooney said the bear prowling in the afternoon and breaking into an occupied residence made it a danger to...
Biologists: Baby moose are not pets

...Evidently, some man took it upon himself to tackle it and tie it up with an electrical cord," Anchorage area wildlife biologist Jessy Coltrane said.The calf ran off with the cord hanging from its neck, Coltrane said.That night, police...
Predator-control effort aims to boost moose

FAIRBANKS - State 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...
Girdwood students learn about wildlife careers

...Girdwood.Mary Ann Benoit, a wildlife biologist with the U.S. Forest be a doctor "but also a wildlife biologist sounds really fun."On the...Kim King Jones, a state wildlife biologist in Palmer, told students how...
Dog mauling, encounters on trails remind hikers to be cautious

...said. He used his phone to call for help. Alaska Department of Fish and Game Division of Wildlife Conservation Wildlife Biologist Ryan Scott arrived at the scene shortly after Juneau police.Bear fur and dog hair was everywhere at the fight...
ADF&G: Bear situation 'very serious' near Auke Rec

...a problem and have to be moved or killed.Alaska Department of Fish and Game Division of Wildlife Conservation Wildlife Biologist Ryan Scott said the bears have gotten "way too comfortable.""I think the reason is all the people stopping...


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