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  • R/V Tiglax through Crested Auklets by Gary Drew/USGS

    40 Years of Seabird Science

    North Pacific Seabird Survey Data is now online

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Seeking Visitor Center Greeter

Looking for volunteer Visitor Center Greeter for the summer in Homer, Alaska. Join our team and share the story of an amazing refuge with visitors from all over the world!

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Cattle Planning & Caribou Control

Caribou Control & Cattle Planning Updates

Aleutian Tern Photo, Bob Gill USGS

The fiscal year 2016 federal budget act includes specific language prohibiting the USFWS from spending any funds to remove non-native caribou from Kagalaska or address unauthorized cattle grazing on Chirikof and Wosnesenski Islands.



Seabird Die-off

Common Murre photo USFWS

Thousands of dead and dying seabirds, primarily Murres, have been washing up on Gulf of Alaska beaches. We're working with partners to understand what's happening. If you find murres or other sick or dead seabirds please don't pick them up.

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Eagle's Call

Check out this year's issues of the Refuge section in Adak's Eagle's Call newsletter.

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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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Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Apr 18, 2016
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