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42 kids learn how to be game wardens

...from towns across Alaska including Fairbanks, Togiak, Dillingham, King Salmon and Homer.Kelly Modla, federal wildlife officer, organized the camp and said she timed it for when the federal wildlife officials were having in-service meetings...
Appeals court reinstates charges in fishing case

...charges against a former state senator and others for violating conditions of their subsistence fishing permits.A wildlife officer in August 2009 cited then-lawmaker Albert Kookesh, D-Angoon, and others for catching more sockeye salmon than...
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Passion for Alaska books steers Pearson's course

...being from a long-time Alaska family steeped in territorial history. Her grandfather was a Territorial Fish & Wildlife Officer in the 1940s. Her great-grandfather was a member of the Territorial Legislature.Pearson's love affair with...
Rules await travelers with walrus ivory, baleen

...Protection Act but it became the ticket to a bureaucratic Twilight Zone once it left the country.A uniformed Fish and Wildlife officer quizzed Kaplan about the necklace. She explained that it was made by a Native Alaskan, that it was walrus, not...
Wildlife officers to get new uniforms, but not new duties

ANCHORAGE - State troopers and fish and wildlife officers soon will be wearing the same uniforms, but that...acting director of the state troopers. Fish and wildlife officers once were part of the Department of Fish and Game...
Wildlife agents to kill wolves near Anchorage

...taking a wait-and-see attitude." Anchorage wolves that behave aggressively will be shot by state or military wildlife officers "if they can be taken in a safe and humane manner," Burch said. "That could include trapping. Trapping can...
Even Democrats optimistic about Palin transition

...undo list. She already has announced plans to split Alaska State Troopers back into officers who do police work and wildlife officers devoted to enforcing fish and game laws - blue shirts and brown shirts. She wants to share state revenue with financially...
Palin proposes tight budget

...officers from Alaska State Troopers. The cost of that split has not yet been determined, but it will include new wildlife officers. Important decisions yet to be made include expensive capital projects such as roads and bridges. The controversial...
Eagles recovering after disastrous dive into fish truck

...the Bird Treatment and Learning Center, but most appeared to be doing well in Kodiak, he said. U.S. Fish and Wildlife officers are investigating the incident. Eagles are protected under federal law and killing them is a crime. It is still...
A trip to bear country

...its brown bears. We snacked under a hot sun on a barren beach, under strict orders to account for each crumb. A wildlife officer of some kind watched over us, holding a rifle. I was pretty sure that if I dropped some food and didn't pick...


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