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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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    Friends Turn 10

    The Friends of Alaska National Wildlife Refuges Celebrate their 10th Anniversary.

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

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Addressing Cattle Damage to Islands

Aleutian Tern Photo, Bob Gill USGS

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is preparing a draft environmental impact statement regarding the unauthorized cattle on Chirikof and Wosnesenski Islands.



Restoring Balance, Removing Non-Native Foxes

The Fish and Wildlife Service is planning to remove non-native arctic foxes from Chirikof Island to benefit native wildlife including waterfowl, seabirds, and other birds.

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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: Aug 21, 2015
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