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    Save the Date!

    Mark your calendars for the Visitor Center Grand Opening on Saturday, May 30, 2015! Stay tuned for more details.

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    PEEPS Preschool Programs at the Refuge

    Come join Refuge staff for an hour of hands-on fun every third Thursday of the month. Contact Michelle at 907-260-2839 for more info.

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    Temporary Brown Bear Hunt Closure

    USFWS announces temporary closure of brown bear sport hunting on Kenai NWR.

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Refuge Reflections


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

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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Refuge Highlights!

  • Biology News


    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
  • Refuge Notebook


    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
  • Refuge Cabin Program


    Explore the Refuge by visiting one of our rustic Alaskan cabins, offering a unique opportunity to experience the Kenai wilderness.

    Refuge Cabin Program
Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Jan 24, 2015
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