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2021 Events

Date Title Location Description
April 15 Nelchina Caribou Herd Update Online 7pm. Please join Glennallen Area Biologist, Heidi Hatcher, for an overview of the history and status of the Nelchina caribou herd. Learn how annual surveys and inventory programs guide hunt administration for sustainable management of the herd. Register in advance for this meeting.
April 22 Bear and Moose Safety Presentation Online 7pm. Please join Tom Griffin and Marian Snively for a Bear and Moose Safety Presentation. Register in advance for this presentation.
April 24 What can we do outside? Make Your Spring WILD! Online Parents and educators! Its time to get those kids outside! Join us for a virtual yet interactive workshop that will include fun activities on tracks and animals signs, leaves and trees and plenty of dirty knees! April 24th, 9am-noon. $20 registration includes a copy the Growing Up WILD! Curriculum Guide Go to: https://wildspringforkids.eventbrite.com Contact: Brenda Duty 907.223.1420 brenda.duty@alaska.gov
May 4 Western Arctic Caribou Herd Update Online 7pm. Please join Caribou Biologist, Alex Hansen, for an overview of the history and status of the Western Arctic caribou herd. Register in advance for this meeting.
October 21 Virtual Winter Wildlife Series — Deer Hunting & Natural History in Southeast Alaska Online 7-8pm. Sitka black-tailed deer are the most popular species to hunt in Southeast Alaska. This presentation will cover how deer think, where they go and when, and what foods they prefer. It will also cover what hunters should consider when they go into the field. Listen to Wildlife Educator Abby McAllister, and Biologist Roy Churchwell talk about what it takes for a successful deer hunt. Registration required.
October 27 – 28 Introduction to Trapping Juneau (Alaskans Afield) Juneau Register at Alaskans Afield

Interested in trapping? Join the Alaska Trappers Association to learnanimals basic behavior and habits,where and when to trap, rules,regulations and hands on fun.
October 30th, 8am-5pm Kenai Hunter Education Kenai For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
November 14, 8am-5pm Hunter Education Anchorage For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
TBD Pike Palooza Anchorage For additional details visit the BOW Schedule page.
December 5 Map and Compass Anchorage (Alaskans Afield) Anchorage Register at Alaskans Afield