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Fireside lectures, photo workshop at the glacier

...weekly Fireside Lecture featuring Alaska's hummingbirds with Tongass National Forest Biologist Brian Logan and Wildlife Technician Gwen Baluss. This is the second to last Fireside Lecture of the 2014 season. Logan and Baluss will discuss how...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-03-21/fireside-lectures-photo-workshop-gla
Outdoors
Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center to host three events this week

...weekly Fireside Lecture will feature Alaska's hummingbirds with Tongass National Forest Biologist Brian Logan and Wildlife Technician Gwen Baluss. This is the second to last Fireside Lecture of the 2014 season.Locally common in summer, the tiny...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-03-20/mendenhall-glacier-visitor-center-host-th
Art
Officials show how to release trapped pets

...person with no knowledge of trapping can open a body-gripping Conibear trap should talk to Sarah DeGennaro.A wildlife technician at the Alaska Department of Fish and Game in Fairbanks at the time, DeGennaro, who is also an artist, was asked...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-01-27/officials-show-how-release-trapped-pets
State
Moose retrieval program gets local aid

...Department of Fish and Game data."I would say that it is probably on par with other years," said Larry Lewis, ADFG wildlife technician.Those numbers are low, he said, as about 25 percent of the moose that are hit do not die on the roadside and...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-12-23/moose-retrieval-program-gets-local-aid
State
Outside in 2013

...spotted by local Gus van Vleet and reported upon by Wildlife Spy Columnist Beth Peluso. U.S. Forest Service Wildlife Technician Baluss said these earlier records of Anna's hummingbirds showing up in Alaska (a departure from their traditional...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-01-03/outside-2013
Outdoors
Wildlife Spy: An invasion of tiny proportions

...for other Anna's terribly slim, well, maybe it was willing to hook up with a rufous. U.S. Forest Service Wildlife Technician Baluss, who ran a research project banding hummingbirds this summer, said these earlier records and young birds...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2013-11-22/wildlife-spy-invasion-tiny-proportio
Outdoors
USFS hosts International Migratory Bird Day celebration Saturday

...an opportunity to see these beautiful travelers up close and learn how scientists study them. Gwen Baluss, a wildlife technician with the U.S. Forest Service, said "most of the birds that (will be) captured at the garden are long distance...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2013-05-10/usfs-hosts-international-migratory-b
Outdoors
Arctic tern colony fails at Glacier Visitor Center

...Center's famed nesting colony of Arctic terns failed this year - it was gone before the flooding even started.Wildlife technician Gwen Baluss, who surveys bird populations at the lake, said the Arctic terns abandoned their nests just days...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-07-10/arctic-tern-colony-fails-glacier-visito
Local
A summer with hummers

...The perfectly healthy Rufous hummingbird lay motionless in her open palm, in a trance of sorts. Gwen Baluss, a wildlife technician with the U.S. Forest Service, had just finished banding, measuring and examining the little bird with the...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2013-08-09/summer-hummers
Outdoors
Around Town

...live bird banding demonstration, 8 a.m.-noon, Juneau Community Garden large pavilion. With Forest Service wildlife technician Gwen Baluss. All ages welcome. Limited parking; bicycling and car-pooling encouraged. Details: Gwen, 789-6254...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051709/loc_440932235.shtml

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