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    Seeking Visitor Center Hosts

    We are seeking a friendly couple to serve as volunteer Visitor Center hosts this Summer 2016. Interested? Call Leah Eskelin 907-260-2811.

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    The Kenai Refuge is 75!

    Celebrate by experiencing 75 Things to Do on the Refuge in 2016 and submit your checklist for prizes in December.

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    February Refuge Events

    Come join in on the fun this month at Kenai National Wildlife Refuge!

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  • Partial Snowmachine Opening

    Caribou hills area open to snowmachines. No other Refuge areas are currently open. Follow the link for the boundary map and news release

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Refuge Reflections


A visitor's guide to the Kenai Refuge. This guide was created by refuge staff in collaboration with Alaska Geographic. Updated in 2014!

Refuge Reflections [1.65MB PDF]

About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System


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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Refuge Highlights!

  • Biology News


    Ever wonder what biologists do on the refuge? Staff biologists share their efforts to inventory, monitor, study, and manage the refuge's natural resources.

    Biology News
  • Refuge Notebook


    Each Friday refuge staff contribute an article to a local newspaper. These articles cover a variety of topics. Read this week's article.

    Refuge Notebook
  • Refuge Cabin Program


    Explore the Refuge by visiting one of our rustic Alaskan cabins, offering a unique opportunity to experience the Kenai wilderness.

    Refuge Cabin Program
Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Feb 06, 2016
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