Relocating moose gets big boost from state March 11, 2012 Alaska

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Relocating moose gets big boost from state March 11, 2012 Alaska, Bellingham Herald

... his proposals were rebuffed by a Department of Fish and Game that did not warm to the idea of a private group ... in 2011, the federation won $1.3 million in Alaska Legislature earmarks for a program to rescue and relocate orphaned moose calves.... in February, in a reversal of long-held policy, Fish and Game issued a permit to the federation allowing Olson's group to run a program to drug, capture and relocate calves and adult moose ... "We view it as an experiment," said Dale Rabe, deputy director of the Division of Wildlife Conservation. Grow More Moose


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