Temporary Brown Bear Hunt Closure
USFWS announces temporary closure of brown bear sport hunting on Kenai NWR.
Autumn Refuge Events 2014
As the leaves turn to orange and brown and the air becomes crisp, join Refuge staff to celebrate Fall at these exciting events!
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act! Alaska refuges contain more than 18 million acres of these spectacular lands.
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For the visitor...
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
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
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
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
Explore the Refuge by visiting one of our rustic Alaskan cabins, offering a unique opportunity to experience the Kenai wilderness.Refuge Cabin Program
Report Bird Sightings! Did you see an interesting bird? One you've never seen before? Call the Bird Hotline at 262-2300.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Sep 01, 2014