Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act! Alaska refuges contain more than 18 million acres of these spectacular lands.
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Visit our multimedia gallery for photos and videos of Refuge wildlife, landscapes, and programs.
Volunteer at the Visitor Center!
Do you love Kodiak? Passionate about conservation? Volunteer as a docent at the Kodiak Refuge Visitor Center! All training is provided.
Volunteer with Visitor Services
Beginning Sept. 28, we will be open from noon-5pm on Tues., Thurs-Saturday, and 10am-5pm on Wednesdays. We are closed Sunday and Monday.Learn more
About the NWRS
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.
Learn more about the NWRS
Are you a high school student (15-18 yrs old) interested in a summer conservation job? We are now accepting applications for the 2016 YCC crew! Deadline: April 2ndApplication Info
A summer science camp for kids K-8th grade. Registration by lottery is open January 16-March 26th. Salmon Camp Information
Help us conserve habitat and educate the next generation! We hire seasonal volunteer interns for a variety of summer projects and have begun to post our position descriptions for the 2016 season. Volunteer!
UPDATE: The final decision regarding a special use permit request.Update Information
Did you know?
Kodiak bears and Sitka black-tailed deer both eat fireweed (Epilobium angustifolium), a wild herb that blooms with purple flowers in August.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Feb 08, 2016