Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act! Alaska refuges contain more than 18 million acres of these spectacular lands.
Alaska Wild Facebook Page
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 September 10, the Visitor Center will be open 12pm-5pm Tuesday and Thursday - Saturday, and Wednesday 10am-5pm. We are closed Sun./Mon. over the winter. See you soon!Learn more
Brought to you once a month on Thursdays throughout the winter: free film screenings at the Refuge Visitor Center! Popcorn included.December Film
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
The Kodiak Refuge has released the Karluk Lake Nutrient Enrichment preliminary Environmental Assessment for a 60 day public review.More Information
We will be closed December 25th-29th and January 1st. Happy Holidays!
Wanted! Applicants for the Kodiak/Aleutians Council. Get involved with local subsistence management and contribute your knowledge! Deadline for applications is January 23rd, 2015.More 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: Dec 12, 2014