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Study lists Alaska climate change winners

...decline.Habitat changes are project to have ripple effects. Expansion of trees would draw more moose, which would attract more wolves, which could prey on Dall sheep, Marcot said.Habitat of small burrowing animals such as shrews and voles would get topped...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-30/study-lists-alaska-climate-change-winne
State
Board of Game rejects wolf buffer zone near Denali National Park

...zone to protect 20 to 30 wolves that are most viewed around...members discussed why wolf pack numbers are so low...regrettable."Denali's total wolf population is estimated...the high estimate of 162 wolves in 1993, the Fairbanks...ago, re-legalizing wolf trapping and hunting on...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-15/board-game-rejects-wolf-buffer-zone-nea
State
Conservation groups take Big Thorne fight to higher court

...concerned about damage to vital habitat for salmon, bears, Sitka black-tailed deer, goshawks, and the Alexander Archipelago wolf, and impacts to sport and subsistence hunters as well as recreational use of the forest."The organizations - SEACC, National...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-28/conservation-groups-take-big-thorne-fig
State | Local | AK legislature
Region V basketball tournament awards

...Ketchikan Kings.3A Girls Champion - Sitka Lady Wolves.3A Boys Champion - Sitka Wolves.2A Girls Champion - Metlakatla Miss Chiefs...Metlakatla Chiefs.2A Boys Runner-up - Wrangell Wolves.4A Girls All-Conference:JDHS - Rachelle...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-03-11/region-v-basketball-tournament-awards
Sports
Lawmaker introduces trio of bills addressing game management

...Park and Preserve where hunting and trapping wolves would be prohibited, and require that one...a buffer zone around the park to protect wolves.A third bill would change the tag requirements for wolf hunting, and would limit the Board of Game's...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-19/lawmaker-introduces-trio-bills-addressi
State | AK legislature
Wolves of the Alexander Archipelago

...Wales Island's wolf population has declined...years. Southeast's wolves have adapted to make...Alexander Archipelago wolf as smaller, with...darker hair than wolves in the Northern and...to 90 percent of wolves' diet, so old growth is important for wolf populations, as...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-02-04/wolves-alexander-archipelago
Outdoors
Fireside talk: Alexander Archipelago Wolves

...differentiate Alexander Archipelago wolves from other populations."One difference is that some wolves focus on salmon spawning streams...deer."It is easier for a wolf to find food on the islands...and Chichagof Islands have no wolves, but the islands south of Frederick...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-01-30/fireside-talk-alexander-archipelago-
Outdoors
Falcons girls basketball team falls at state tourney

...Sitka won its tournament, beating Valdez. Zoe Krupa scored 21 points and Sid Riggs 18 in the championship game. The Lady Wolves opened state play by beating Anchorage Christian 37-35 and Hutchison 49-36.Southeast boys champ Ketchikan opened state...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-03-22/falcons-girls-basketball-team-falls-st
Sports | TMHS
Big Thorne timber suit chopped down

...mom-and-pop mills.The plaintiffs argued in their suit that deer and wolf habitat would be damaged by harvesting timber in the area and...decision that the USFS properly studied and disclosed impacts to wolf populations. He wrote that the agency followed proper procedure...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2015-03-24/big-thorne-timber-suit-chopped-down
State | AK legislature
Analysis: Southeast wolves aren't subspecies

...the assertion that these wolves are a subspecies."Cronin...Alexander Archipelago wolf and other wolves on Prince of Wales Island...published findings on wolf genetics, which he said...support recognition of the wolves in Southeast Alaska as...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-12-12/analysis-southeast-wolves-arent-subs
Outdoors

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