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    Celebrate Wilderness!

    Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act! Alaska refuges contain more than 18 million acres of these spectacular lands.

    Alaska Wild Facebook Page

  • Winding River

    Rich In Habitat

    Alaska Peninsula's diverse, wild habitat is vital to birds migrating from North America, Asia, and even farther afield.

    Wildlife & Habitat

  • Learning Geology in Chignik Bay

    Get Outside to Learn

    Customized environmental education programs get students outside to learn.

    Environmental Education

  • Dolly Varden Caught

    Successful Angling

    Dolly Varden char, lake trout, five kinds of salmon, Arctic grayling, and other fish can be caught in scenic locales.

    Plan Your Visit

Refuge Highlights

Refuge Field Notes Articles

Wolf Education Program

Field Notes showcases the recent activities and accomplishments of the refuge. To find out the latest happenings on the Refuge visit our Field Notes Feed.

Field Notes Feed

About the Complex

Alaska Peninsula/Becharof

This complex stretches down the Alaska Peninsula in southwest Alaska and is home to volcanoes, wilderness, and a variety of Alaskan wildlife.

Alaska Peninsula is managed as part of the Alaska Peninsula/Becharof.

Learn more about the complex 

About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System

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The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America’s fish, wildlife, and plants.

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Items of Note

  • Volunteers Studied Visitor Use

    Ugashik Survey Volunteers 2012

    In the summer and early fall of 2013, at the refuge's most popular fishing spot, Ugashik Narrows, two Friends of Alaska National Wildlife Refuges volunteers collected information about visitor use. Learn more about what they discovered about sport fishing and guiding in the area.

    Ugashik Narrows Visitor Survey Presentation
  • Job Announcement

    Staff 2015March 23, 2015

    Apply to work for the Alaska Peninsula and Becharof National Wildlife Refuges! We are looking to fill a position for a Fish and Wildife Biologist (Subsistence), at either the GS-07 or GS-09 level.

    Get Involved
Last Updated: Mar 23, 2015
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