Tagged: Alaska

‘This is not hunting.’

PRESIDENT TRUMP TO MAKE IT EASIER FOR HUNTERS TO KILL BEARS AND WOLVES IN DENALI AND OTHER NATIONAL PARKS IN ALASKA: Hunters will soon be allowed to venture into national preserves in Alaska and engage in practices that conservation groups say are reprehensible: baiting hibernating bears from their dens with doughnuts to kill them and using artificial light such as headlamps to scurry into wolf dens to slaughter mothers and their pups. CORRECTION: An earlier headline and the first paragraph in this story said a new rule change by the Trump administration on hunting bears and wolves in Alaska applied to national parks. Read More: washingtonpost.com