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Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge Reveals Special Bear Statue

76 years ago, Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge was established in Alaska. A group of concerned guides, hunters, and anglers came together to petition the protection of the Kodiak brown bear. In honor of Charlie Madsen, who championed the guiding and trophy …

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Pioneer of Kodiak Brown Bear Biology Passes Away at Age 89

A pioneer of capturing and tracking bears, a wildlife enthusiast, and a force to be reckoned with, Will Troyer passed away September 21 at the age of 89 in Alaska. Troyer lived life to the fullest, as they like to …

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