Division of Wildlife Conservation (DWC) Publication Details

Placing Alaska wildlife in zoos homes are hard to find

  • Reference: Woodford, R. 2023. Placing Alaska wildlife in zoos homes are hard to find. Alaska Fish & Wildlife News, March 2023. Alaska Department of Fish and Game, Division of Wildlife Conservation, Juneau. https://www.adfg.alaska.gov/index.cfm?adfg=wildlifenews.view_article&articles_id=1057
  • Audiences: Child or Youth or Student, General Public, Teacher or Educator
  • Authors: Riley G. Woodford
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  • Keywords: moose, mountain goat, black bears, brown bear, polar bear, Sitka black-tailed deer, orphan, Alaska zoo, orphaned, animals, Patrick Lampi, placements, captive life, Stephanie Bogle, biologist, facilities, Jeff Selinger, wildlife biologist, Minnesota Zoo, Kenai Peninsula, USDA, human-bear conflicts, US Fish and Wildlife Service, USFWS, Denver, cub, porcupines, lynx, Nate Svoboda, Wildwood Park and Zoo, Toledo Zoo and Aquarium, Ohio, Sarah Storandt, Kodiak Island, Alaska, feeding wildlife, big game, ungulates, mammals, Alces alces, Oreamnos americanus, Ursus americanus, Ursus arctos, Ursus maritimus, Odocoileus hemionus sitkensis, feeding wildlife
  • Link: https://www.adfg.alaska.gov/index.cfm?adfg=wildlifenews.view_article&articles_id=1057
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  • Primary Authors: Riley G. Woodford
  • Programs: Threatened, Endangered, and Diversity Program (TED), Wildlife Viewing, Wildlife Information
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  • Publication Types: News Article
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  • Species: Black Bear, Brown Bear, Lynx, Moose, Mountain Goat, North American Porcupine, Polar Bear, Sitka Black-Tailed Deer
  • Species Categories: Big Game, Endangered or Threatened Species (Federal), Furbearers, Mammals, Marine Mammals, Ungulates
  • Title: Placing Alaska wildlife in zoos homes are hard to find
  • Topics: Habitat, Wildlife Management, Safety (e.g., bear, wolf, moose, muskox), Anthropogenic Effects, Conservation
  • Year: 2023

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