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    Refuge Gallery

    Visit our multimedia gallery for photos and videos of Refuge wildlife, landscapes, and programs.

    Multimedia Gallery

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    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.

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Visitor Center Hours

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We will be closed from May 3-May 23rd, except for May 14th. Visit us on May 24th as we open for the summer. We'll be open 10 am - 5 pm until the 31st and then will be open 9 am - 5 pm daily.

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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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  • KMS Preliminary Environmental Assessment

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    A Preliminary Environmental Assessment and Compatibility Determination for a telecommunication project proposal on the Refuge are now available for public review and comment through May 18, 2016.

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  • Celebrate birds!

    IMBD Poster 2016

    Join us from 10 am to 1:30 pm on Saturday, May 14th for International Migratory Bird Day: build bird feeders and meet a live eagle and snowy owl!

    IMBD 2016
  • Kodiak Crab Festival


    We can't wait to celebrate May 26-30! Find us: on the midway for a free photo-booth and displays; programs for kids at the Visitor Center; and Saturday boat tours of the Ursa Major II!

Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: May 04, 2016
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