ADFG: Western Arctic Caribou Herd Decline Leveling

  The following press release is courtesy of the Alaska Department of Fish and Game: (Juneau) — A population survey conducted earlier this summer places the Western Arctic caribou herd at 201,000 animals, indicating the herd’s recent rate of decline has eased greatly. “The results of this photocensus imply that the population has continued to … Read more ADFG: Western Arctic Caribou Herd Decline Leveling

Clean Drain Dry App Strives To Prevent Invasive Species

The following press release is courtesy of Wildlife Forever:  Brooklyn Center, MN – For years, static signs posted at entry points and boat ramps have educated people on laws, rules and regulations. Rightfully so, to protect natural resources, but a new mobile app developed by Wildlife Forever and the Clean Drain Dry Initiative, works to … Read more Clean Drain Dry App Strives To Prevent Invasive Species

Happy 100, National Park Service!

  And a happy 100th birthday to the @NatlParkService!! So honored that @hitRECord got to partner w/ them to celebrate the festivities. #NPS100 — Joseph Gordon-Levitt (@hitRECordJoe) August 25, 2016 The great Joseph Gordon-Levitt has it down! Today marks the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service (and if you haven’t seen Ken Burns’ documentary … Read more Happy 100, National Park Service!

Alaska’s Pink Salmon Record Shattered Times Two

A cool story from the Peninsula Clarion on two pink salmon state records being set – in the same day! Here’s reporter Elizabeth Earl with more: After 42 years, the Alaska state record for a sport-caught pink salmon was broken — twice. Thomas Salas hauled a monster pink salmon out of the Kenai River near Big … Read more Alaska’s Pink Salmon Record Shattered Times Two