This Friends group is an independent, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to promoting the conservation of the natural resources of all 16 national wildlife refuges within Alaska. The Friends promote understanding and appreciation of these refuges and assist the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in meeting its mandates.
Friends of Alaska National Wildlife Refuges goals:
- Educate the public and decision makers on local, national, and international levels about Alaska's National Wildlife Refuges.
- Assist the refuges in accomplishing their missions through wildlife management and habitat improvement projects.
- Fund refuge-oriented projects through grants, memberships, donations, and other activities.
Through our partnerships we are able to expand our capabilities through the inclusion of services in areas such as:
- Grant opportunities
- Sponsorship of grants
- Cooperative Agreements
To find out more about how our partner provides services view our partner services below.