02 May '11, 1am

Alaska Bans the Ridiculous 'Sport' of Tasing Wildlife (Life is Stranger than Fiction)

The Fish and Wildlife official should know a thing or two about the inhumane potential of tasing animals for sport -- he helped pioneer the device for use in purely self-defense situations. Lewis discovered the great potential of stun-guns as an alternative to real guns after he had a run-in with a charging moose while working out in the field; he was able to prevent a major incident without causing too lasting harm to the animal. Then, earlier this year, one TASER manufacturer announced the release of a device specifically designed for stopping wildlife.

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/05/alaska-bans-the-r...

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Polar Bear Cub Rescued At Alaska Oil Field:

Polar Bear Cub Rescued At Alaska Oil Field:

care2.com 30 Apr '11, 8pm

Officials from the Alaska Zoo and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service rescued an orphaned polar bear cub at an Alaska oil field.